Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 8 km south of María Lombardo de Caso, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 14 January 2020 at 19:42 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 105 km depth
15 Jan 02:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.38°N / 95.45°W (San Juan Cotzocon, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Jaltepec de Candayoc (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ESE of La Trinidad (pop: 651) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of San Felipe Cihualtepec (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Tierra Negra (pop: 629) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NW of Los Fresnos (pop: 868) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NE of Santa Maria Puxmetacan (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of San Juan Jaltepec (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of El Porvenir (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ENE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
450 km (280 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||105 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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