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Past earthquakes in Oaxaca, Mexico: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated May 27, 2022 04:16 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 146 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 1952 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 32 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In 2021, Oaxaca was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.1, 146 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 1952 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 32 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.1 | 12 km NE of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico -

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Showing quakes magnitude 4 or higher (147 out of 2131 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 29, 2021 1:36 am (GMT -6) (Dec 29, 2021 07:36 GMT)
4.1

63 km
13 km northeast of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 21, 2021 4:41 pm (GMT -6) (Dec 21, 2021 22:41 GMT)
4.0

2 km
North Pacific Ocean, 20 km southwest of Crucecita, Mexico 2 reportsMoreMap
Saturday, December 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 18, 2021 12:49 am (GMT -6) (Dec 18, 2021 06:49 GMT)
4.1

5 km
60 km east of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Friday, December 17, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 17, 2021 1:26 am (GMT -6) (Dec 17, 2021 07:26 GMT)
4.1

12 km
43 km southeast of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Thursday, December 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 16, 2021 6:07 am (GMT -6) (Dec 16, 2021 12:07 GMT)
4.0

11 km
North Pacific Ocean, 21 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico MoreMap
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 8, 2021 5:38 pm (GMT -6) (Dec 8, 2021 23:38 GMT)
4.4

98 km
82 km northwest of Matias Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Sunday, December 5, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 5, 2021 2:50 pm (GMT -6) (Dec 5, 2021 20:50 GMT)
4.0

52 km
49 km west of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Saturday, December 4, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 4, 2021 12:04 pm (GMT -6) (Dec 4, 2021 18:04 GMT)
4.0

12 km
43 km northwest of Puerto Escondido, Mexico MoreMap
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 1, 2021 1:03 am (GMT -6) (Dec 1, 2021 07:03 GMT)
4.4

60 km
43 km west of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico 3 reportsMoreMap
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 30, 2021 4:30 am (GMT -6) (Nov 30, 2021 10:30 GMT)
4.1

43 km
Oaxaca, 62 km south of Isla, Veracruz, Mexico MoreMap
Saturday, November 27, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 27, 2021 12:32 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 27, 2021 18:32 GMT)
4.0

96 km
32 km west of Matias Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 22, 2021 11:34 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 23, 2021 05:34 GMT)
4.1

10 km
15 km southwest of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Sunday, November 21, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 21, 2021 3:21 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 21, 2021 21:21 GMT)
4.1

26 km
25 km northeast of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico MoreMap
Friday, November 19, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 18, 2021 11:37 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 19, 2021 05:37 GMT)
4.0

13 km
10.6 km southwest of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico 1 reportMoreMap
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Nov 16, 2021 10:01 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 17, 2021 04:01 GMT)
4.1

10 km
North Pacific Ocean, 22 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico MoreMap
Nov 16, 2021 9:55 pm (GMT -6) (Nov 17, 2021 03:55 GMT)
4.1

8 km
North Pacific Ocean, 22 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico 2 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.15 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5291 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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