Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - Elsy Herrerías de Castellanos, Oaxaca, 56 km WNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Mexico, domingo, 1 ago 2021 00:25 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - Elsy Herrerías de Castellanos, Oaxaca, 56 km WNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Mexico, domingo,  1 ago 2021 00:25 (GMT -5)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.2 at 136 km depth

1 Aug 05:49 UTC: Primero en informar: SSN después de 23 minutos.
Update Sun, 1 Aug 2021, 05:54
Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes near Cintalapa de Figueroa, Cintalapa, Chiapas, Mexico
4.2 quake 1 Aug 12:25 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 1 Aug 12:25 am (GMT -5)
An intermediate magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported after midnight near Cintalapa de Figueroa, Cintalapa, Chiapas, Mexico.
According to Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), the quake hit on Sunday 1 August 2021 at 12:25 am local time at an intermediate depth of 136 km. The strength of the earthquake may have been tempered by its relative great depth below the surface, which makes it feel weaker in absolute terms. 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.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Nuevo San Juan (pop. 52, 9 km away), La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (pop. 1,500, 35 km away), Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop. 7,200, 49 km away), Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop. 42,500, 56 km away), San Pedro Tapanatepec (pop. 7,400, 59 km away), El Espinal (pop. 7,600, 60 km away), Jiquipilas (pop. 9,900, 63 km away), and Chahuites (pop. 9,800, 67 km away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 1 Aug 2021 05:25:49 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: domingo, 1 ago 2021 00:25 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 4.2
Prof.: 136.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 16.9°N / 94.19°W (Elsy Herrerías de Castellanos, Estado de Oaxaca, México)
Antipode: 16.9°S / 85.81°E
Volcán mas cercano: El Chichón (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km al ONO de Nuevo San Juan (pop: 52) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
35 km al S de La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (Veracruz) (pop: 1,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al SSE de Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz) (pop: 1,630) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al NNE de Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
53 km al E de Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
56 km al ONO de Cintalapa de Figueroa (Chiapas) (pop: 42,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al N de El Espinal (Chiapas) (pop: 7,620) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al N de Chahuites (pop: 9,840) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
270 km al E de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
593 km al ESE de Ciudad de México (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 16.4°C (62 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from N
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalente a 30.1 toneladas de TNT) Más 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.
RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
4.2136 kmMexico: 55 Km Al NOROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHISSSN
4.2136 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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santa rosa / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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