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Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 12 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 08:38 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
15 Jan 08:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.23°N / 98.06°W (Los Hachiotes, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 282) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
373 km (232 mi) SSE 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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|4.0||7 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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