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Latest quakes in or near San Miguel Achiutla, Oaxaca, Mexico - list, stats and map

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Mag. 3.1 earthquake 34 km southeast of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico - Feb 19, 2024 - 10 days ago
Strongest since 2023Mag. 4.3 57 km northwest of Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico - Jun 19, 2023 - 36 weeks ago
Updated: Feb 29, 2024 22:36 GMT -
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There were no significant confirmed earthquakes in or near San Miguel Achiutla in the past 24 hours.

Since 2023, San Miguel Achiutla has had 41 quakes of magnitudes above 2 and up to 4.3:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 38 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 2 and 3
Strongest: Mag. 4.3 Earthquake 57 km NW of Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico -
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Showing all recent or significant quakes since 2023, magnitude 0 or higher, within up to 50 km (31 mi) distance (43 quakes):
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Feb 19, 03:21 pm (Mexico City)
Feb 19, 21:21 GMT

3.1

12 km
27 km (17 mi) to the S 34 km southeast of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Thursday, February 15, 2024 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 15, 03:19 am (Mexico City)
Feb 15, 09:19 GMT

3.2

63 km
46 km (29 mi) to the N 16 km southeast of Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Saturday, February 3, 2024 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 3, 08:35 am (Mexico City)
Feb 3, 14:35 GMT

3.4

60 km
43 km (27 mi) to the N 21 km southeast of Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Tuesday, January 30, 2024 GMT (1 quake)
Jan 30, 02:11 pm (Mexico City)
Jan 30, 20:11 GMT

3.7

59 km
28 km (17 mi) to the SW 14 km southwest of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Sunday, January 14, 2024 GMT (1 quake)
Jan 14, 02:40 pm (Mexico City)
Jan 14, 20:40 GMT

3.1

65 km
38 km (24 mi) to the NE 54 km east of Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Saturday, December 23, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 23, 2023 03:26 pm (Mexico City)
Dec 23, 2023 21:26 GMT

2.9

60 km
29 km (18 mi) to the W 17 km northwest of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Sunday, December 3, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 3, 2023 04:07 pm (Mexico City)
Dec 3, 2023 22:07 GMT

3.3

65 km
14 km (8.7 mi) to the N 46 km southeast of Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Thursday, November 30, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 30, 2023 03:01 pm (Mexico City)
Nov 30, 2023 21:01 GMT

3.0

62 km
26 km (16 mi) to the N 39 km southeast of Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Sunday, November 19, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 19, 2023 01:39 am (Mexico City)
Nov 19, 2023 07:39 GMT

3.5

64 km
23 km (14 mi) to the E 64 km northwest of Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 15, 2023 03:50 am (Mexico City)
Nov 15, 2023 09:50 GMT

3.5

63 km
26 km (16 mi) to the NE 65 km northwest of Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico More
Sunday, November 12, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 12, 2023 04:24 am (Mexico City)
Nov 12, 2023 10:24 GMT

3.2

10 km
43 km (27 mi) to the S 41 km south of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.1 x 1011 joules (169 megawatt hours, equivalent to 145 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: TLAPA (TLIG/MX network) | Show on map | Station Info
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Number of quakes per year

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The apparent increase in the number of quakes since around 2010 is not because seismic activity has increased, but mostly due to three factors:
1) We only started to systematically collect seismic data for smaller quakes worldwide since 2010.
2) The number of seismic networks around the world and their sensitivity to detect smaller quakes has increased drastically in recent years.
3) Data availability through the internet has increased significantly as well. Many national agencies only started reporting earthquakes publicly in the past 10 years or so.

Average number of earthquakes

Based on data from the past 10 years and our earthquake archive back to 1900, there are about 260 quakes on average per year in or near San Miguel Achiutla, Oaxaca, Mexico:
  • Mag. 7 or higher: 0.09 quakes per year (or 1 quake every 11.1 years)
  • Mag. 6 or higher: 0.12 quakes per year (or 1 quake every 8.3 years)
  • Mag. 5 or higher: 0.25 quakes per year (or 1 quake every 4 years)
  • Mag. 4 or higher: 2.8 quakes per year
  • Mag. 3 or higher: 24.8 quakes per year
  • Mag. 2 or higher: 25.3 quakes per year
San Miguel Achiutla has a very high level of seismic activity. San Miguel Achiutla has had at least 11 quakes above magnitude 7 since 1900, which suggests that larger earthquakes of this size occur infrequently, probably on average approximately every 10 to 15 years.

Number of recent quakes in or near San Miguel Achiutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, by magnitude

3 years
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Number of quakes (118 in total as 100%)
7+
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no quakes Mag 7 or higher
6+
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no quakes Mag 6 or higher
5+
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no quakes Mag 5 or higher
4+
7 quakes
betw. Mag 4 - 5 (5.93%)
3+
106 quakes
betw. Mag 3 - 4 (89.83%)
2+
5 quakes
betw. Mag 2 - 3 (4.24%)

Number of earthquakes over time

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San Miguel Achiutla Earthquake FAQ

How frequent are earthquakes in or near San Miguel Achiutla, Oaxaca, Mexico?

San Miguel Achiutla has a very high level of seismic activity. Based on data from the past 10 years and our earthquake archive back to 1900, there are about 260 quakes on average per year in or near San Miguel Achiutla, Oaxaca, Mexico. San Miguel Achiutla has had at least 11 quakes above magnitude 7 since 1900, which suggests that larger earthquakes of this size occur infrequently, probably on average approximately every 10 to 15 years.

When was the latest earthquake in San Miguel Achiutla?

The last earthquake in San Miguel Achiutla occurred 10 days ago:

A light magnitude 3.1 earthquake hit 34 km (21 mi) away from Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca,  Mexico, in the early afternoon of Monday, Feb 19, 2024 at 3.21 pm local time (America/Mexico City GMT -6). The quake had a very shallow depth of 12.4 km (8 mi) and was not felt (or at least not reported so).

How many quakes were there in San Miguel Achiutla since 2023?

Since 2023, San Miguel Achiutla has been shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 38 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 1 quake of magnitude.

What was the strongest quake in San Miguel Achiutla since 2023?

The strongest earthquake in San Miguel Achiutla since 2023 occurred 36 weeks ago:

A moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake hit 57 km (35 mi) away from Oaxaca, Oaxaca,  Mexico, in the late afternoon of Monday, Jun 19, 2023 at 7.15 pm local time (America/Mexico City GMT -6). The quake had a moderate depth of 81 km (50 mi) and was not felt (or at least not reported so).

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Largest Quakes in or near San Miguel Achiutla, Oaxaca, Mexico

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