Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 9 February 2007 at 05:19 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico | Puebla | Oaxaca | Mexico City
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 71 km depth
Depth: 70.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.984°N / 97.503°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (119 km / 74 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) S of San Simon Tlacuilotepec (pop: 110) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Tamazulapam Villa del Progreso (Villa de Tamazulápam del Progreso) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NE of Ciudad de Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSW of San Gabriel Chilac (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Zinacatepec (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of San Francisco Altepexi (Altepexi) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of Ajalpan (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Tehuacan (pop: 248,700) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ESE of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 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 4.1||71 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.