Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 401 km south of Mexico City, Ciudad de México, Mexico, on Sunday, 12 January 2020 at 07:55 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 11 km depth
12 Jan 08:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.89°N / 98.41°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) S of Callejon de Romulo (pop: 494) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SW of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) S of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) S of Santiago Llano Grande (pop: 1,880) --> See nearby quakes!
401 km (249 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||11 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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