Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 36 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 12 January 2020 at 07:43 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
12 Jan 08:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 55 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Jan 2020 07:43:07 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.0251°N / 97.9885°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Tuza (Santiago Jamiltepec) (pop: 251) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) S of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) W of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
397 km (247 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||10 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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