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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 1 July 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.3 quake: 76 Km al noreste de Puerto Ángel, México (Mexico), 23 Jun 2020 15:29, which had occurred 8 days earlier.
Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 1 July 2020
1 Jul 20:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 24.0 to 30.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 1 July 2020 19:54 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°N / 96.64°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Loma Larga (Cerro Largo) (pop: 100)
9 km (6 mi) SE of Campo Nuevo (pop: 100)
9 km (6 mi) NE of Llano Mamey (pop: 300)
108 km (67 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
155 km (96 mi) W of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
454 km (282 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 1 Jul 19:54 UTCM 4.9 / 30 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
Wed, 1 Jul 19:54 UTCM 4.9 / 38.7 kmOaxaca, MexicoUSGS
2020-07-01 14:54:08 (Hora de México) (1 Jul 19:54:08 UTC)M 4.9 / 27 km28 km al ESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX (Mexico)SSN
Wed, 1 Jul 19:54 UTCM 4.7 / 22 kmOaxaca, MexicoGFZ

User reports for this quake (13)

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Oaxaca de juarez (110.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
398.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
52.3 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
116 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ciudad de México (465 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Movimiento muy ligero de objetos colgantes se sigue moviéndo la placa (reported through our app)
Puerto Escondido / Carrizalillo / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Flaschen und Gläser fielen teilweise aus den Regalen. Das Beben war relativ kurz.
Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The roof and walls of the house creaked and shifted,as well as created a rumble indicating movement.
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 460 km NW of epicenter) : Me Maree un poco (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 280 km NW of epicenter) : Fue leve (reported through EMSC)
San Jacinto Amilpas (Mexico, 118 km NW of epicenter) : In oaxaca Mexico Santa Rosa. For 5 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Benito Juarez (Mexico, 452 km NW of epicenter) : A good shake! I ran out of the house in Puerto Escondido. (reported through EMSC)
Santiago Momoxpan (Mexico, 372 km NW of epicenter) : Lo objetos colgantes empezaron a moverse en circulos (reported through EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 107 km NW of epicenter) : Me asusté más de lo normal para un temblor débil por la duda de si sería el principio de uno más fuerte como el de la semana pasada, por suerte no fue así. (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 1 July 2020

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