Date: February 3, 1998 Time: 03:02:00
Location: 16.0N 96.2W
Depth: 33 Km Magnitude: 6.1MN

Moderate damage at San Agustin, San Francisco and Santa Maria Huatulco. Minor damage at Bahias de Huatulco, Oaxaca City, Puerto Angel and Puerto Escondido. Landslides occurred on the highway between San Pedro Pochulta and Santa Maria Tonameca. Felt in much of Southern Mexico, including Mexico City.