Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Oaxaca, 349 km southeast of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 16:17 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Oaxaca, 349 km southeast of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 16:17 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 26 km depth

2 Jul 16:26 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Jul 2 18:08: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 26.0 km.
Date & time: Jul 2, 2020 16:17:58 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.6°N / 97.71°W (El Naranjo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.6°S / 82.29°E
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (249 km / 155 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NNW of Llano Verde (pop: 545) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SE of Zaragoza (pop: 1,390) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ENE of San Juan Colorado (pop: 5,560) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Zacatepec (pop: 4,850) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (Centro) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) E of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.926 kmOaxaca, MexicoGFZ
5.225 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
4.913 km7 km SSE of Zaragoza, MexicoUSGS
5.219 km15 km al SUR de PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX (Mexico)SSN

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Matamoros, Puebla (236.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Tequesquitengo, Morelos (276.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sensación clara de movimiento.. Pero, efectivamente, sólo dentro de casa. (reported through our app)  
CDMX / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Oaxaca de juarez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 347 km NW of epicenter) : Se movieron mis colgantes (reported through EMSC)  
Celaya (Mexico, 551 km NW of epicenter) : Movimiento en cosas (reported through EMSC)  
Venustiano Carranza (Mexico, 353 km NW of epicenter) : Ligero movimiento casi imperceptible en la zona norte de la Ciudad de México. Ligero movimiento de lámparas colgantes y puertas. (reported through EMSC)  
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