Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, 52 km northwest of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Mexico, on 2021-02-05 16:33:58 (Hora de México) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico| Oaxaca | Veracruz | Chiapas | Mexico City
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 127 km depth
6 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 22:33:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-05 16:33:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.87°N / 94.17°W (Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) W of Nuevo San Juan (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (Veracruz) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Nueva Tenochtitlan (Rizo de Oro) (Chiapas) (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NW of Pomposo Castellanos (Chiapas) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz) (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (Chiapas) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of Poblado 10 (Veracruz) (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (169 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
596 km (370 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 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.
|3.5||127 km||52 Km Al NOROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.5||127 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.