Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 113 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 18 January 2020 at 06:35 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 24 km depth
18 Jan 06:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Jan 2020 06:35:14 UTC -
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.28°N / 94.7°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
106 km (66 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
659 km (409 mi) SE 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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|M 4.1||24 km||Off Coast Of Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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