Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - Nejapa de Madero, 1 km ESE of Oaxaca City, Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico, jueves, 11 feb. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - Nejapa de Madero, 1 km ESE of Oaxaca City, Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico, jueves, 11 feb. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.2 at 60 km depth

11 Feb 13:41 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 21 minutos.
11 Feb 13:42: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: SSN
Update Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 13:45
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.2 just reported 100 km southeast of Oaxaca City, Mexico
4.2 quake 11 Feb 7:20 am (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 11 Feb 7:20 am (GMT -6)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 24 minutes ago 100 km southeast of Oaxaca City, Mexico, Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported.
The quake hit at a moderately shallow depth of 60 km beneath the epicenter near Oaxaca City, Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico, in the morning on Thursday 11 February 2021 at 7:20 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.2 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Nejapa de Madero (pop. 1,500) located 6 km from the epicenter, El Camaron (pop. 2,200) 10 km away, San Pedro Quiatoni (pop. 2,800) 26 km away, Magdalena Tequisistlan (pop. 3,800) 41 km away, Jalapa (pop. 8,300) 51 km away, Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop. 9,000) 55 km away, Mitla (pop. 8,200) 59 km away, Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (pop. 23,900) 75 km away, and Oaxaca City (pop. 255,000) 100 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 11 Feb 2021 13:20:47 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: jueves, 11 feb 2021 07:20 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 4.2
Profundidad: 60.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 16.57°N / 95.94°W (Nejapa de Madero, Estado de Oaxaca, México)
Volcán mas cercano: San Martín (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km al SE de Nejapa de Madero (pop: 1,510) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
26 km al SSE de San Pedro Quiatoni (pop: 2,790) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al ONO de Magdalena Tequisistlan (pop: 3,830) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al S de San Juan Juquila (pop: 1,670) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
51 km al O de Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
55 km al ESE de San Dionisio Ocotepec (pop: 5,460) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
59 km al SE de Mitla (pop: 8,170) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
75 km al ENE de Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
100 km al ESE de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
463 km al SE de Ciudad de México (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 17.9°C (64 F), humidity: 63%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.260 km72 Km Al SURESTE De TLACOLULA, OAX, MexicoSSN
4.260 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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