Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 7.9 km west of San Miguel Quetzaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 18 January 2020 at 20:54 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 27 km depth
18 Jan 21:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.95°N / 95.83°W (San Pedro Ocotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of Israel (pop: 56) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NNE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NW of Santiago Quiavicuzas (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Santa Maria Alotepec (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Santa Maria Tepantlali (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NE of San Pedro Quiatoni (pop: 2,790) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) ESE of Tlahuitoltepec (pop: 3,450) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
444 km (276 mi) SE 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||27 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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