Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 10.8 km northwest of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 02:44 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 7 km depth
30 Jan 03:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.48°N / 95.11°W (San Pedro Comitancillo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of Unidad Habitacional Ixtepec Segunda (pop: 346) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) ESE of Magdalena Tlacotepec (pop: 1,180) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
537 km (334 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 4.3||7 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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