Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - 27 km WNW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, miércoles, 13 abr 2022 04:35 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - 27 km WNW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, miércoles, 13 abr 2022 04:35 (GMT -5) Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - 27 km WNW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, miércoles, 13 abr 2022 04:35 (GMT -5)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.2 a 30 km de profundidad

13 Apr 09:51 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 16 minutos.
13 Apr 09:56: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: SSN
Update Wed, 13 Apr 2022, 09:57
Moderate 4.2 quake hits near Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico
4.2 quake 13 Apr 4:35 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 13 Apr 4:35 am (GMT -5)
Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Mexico near Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, only 21 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early morning on Wednesday, April 13th, 2022, at 4:35 am local time at a moderately shallow depth of 30 km. 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.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Santa Maria Cortijo (pop. 1,100) located 5 km from the epicenter, Santiago Llano Grande (pop. 1,900) 9 km away, El Ciruelo (pop. 2,200) 11 km away, Santo Domingo Armenta (pop. 2,600) 12 km away, San Juan Bautista Lo de Soto (pop. 1,900) 12 km away, Cuajinicuilapa (pop. 10,300) 14 km away, Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop. 29,600) 27 km away, and San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop. 4,200) 28 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Ometepec (pop. 24,100) located 33 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora13 Apr 2022 09:35:52 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentromiércoles, 13 abr 2022 04:35 (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmado
Magnitud4.2
Prof.30.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud16.41°N / 98.3°W (Santa María Cortijo, Estado de Oaxaca, México)
Antipode16.41°S / 81.7°E
Intensidad del temblorTemblor débil cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Lugares cercanos5 km al SSO de Santa María Cortijo (pop: 1,080) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
11 km al NNO de El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
12 km al NE de Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
14 km al ESE de Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
27 km al ONO de Pinotepa (pop: 29,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
28 km al SO de San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
33 km al SSE de Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
35 km al O de Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
183 km al OSO de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
347 km al SSE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 24.8°C (77 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NW
Energía sísmica estimada liberada1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalente a 30.1 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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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
4.230 kmMexico: 28 Km Al NOROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAXSSN
4.230 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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