International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis

Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 255701
Event time 2020-09-03 02:45:23 (UTC)
Local time 2020-09-03 08:45:23 - [It was morning in the affected area.]
Last update 2020-09-03 03:05:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 4.1
Depth 5 km
Class Light
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 2
Possible effects A few people might notice movement if they are at rest and/or on the upper floors of tall buildings.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Continent North-America
Country Mexico
Administration area
Nearest settlement El Tesoro
Distance 5 km
Course E
Surface type underground quake

Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
La Paz (20.17 km), Pichilingue (25.82 km), San Juan De La Costa (65.52 km)
Nearest airports
Manuel Márquez de León International Airport (25.68 km), Los Cabos International Airport (117.16 km), Cabo San Lucas International Airport (133.88 km)
Nearest volcanoes
There is no known marine port nearby.
Quick Analysis