Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 129 km east of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-07 11:38:28 (Hora de México) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico | Oaxaca | Mexico City
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 92 km depth
8 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-07 11:38:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.94°N / 95.52°W (San José el Paraíso, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NW of Santa Isabel de la Reforma (pop: 388) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SW of San Juan Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) E of Santa Margarita Huitepec (San Juan Mazatlán) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) N of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
471 km (293 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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.
|M 3.6||92 km||51 km al OESTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.