So far Oaxaca has had 6,354 aftershocks after its 7.4 earthquake


July 10, 2020

The largest aftershock was of magnitude 5.5, reported the National Seismological Service.

The National Seismological Service reported that until 5:30 p.m. on July 9, 6,354 aftershocks of the magnitude 7.4 earthquake that occurred in Oaxaca on June 23 have been recorded.

The agency specified that the largest replica was of magnitude 5.5 , which occurred in Crucecita, Oaxaca.

After the earthquake, the territory of Oaxaca suffered a 45-centimeter displacement, NASA reported.

The US space agency explained that when comparing two maps with satellite data, some before March 31, and the second after the earthquake, a ground shift is observed.


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