Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 38 km northwest of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 5 August 2020 at 03:08 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
5 Aug 03:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.59°N / 95.34°W (Santiago Laollaga, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) NE of Guichiquero (pop: 126) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Santiago Laollaga (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) S of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NNW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
510 km (317 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||9 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||9 km||26 km al OESTE de CD IXTEPEC, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Estado de México / Light shaking (MMI IV)