Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 5 September 2007 at 01:16 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 150 km depth
Depth: 150.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.871°N / 94.098°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ENE of Nuevo San Juan (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SW of Cal y Mayor (pop: 543) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) N of Nueva Tenochtitlan (Rizo de Oro) (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NW of Merida (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Villamorelos (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SE of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
603 km (375 mi) ESE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||150 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||USGS|
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