Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 9.4 km northwest of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 7 February 2020 at 02:52 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
7 Feb 03:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Feb 2020 02:52:03 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.47°N / 95.1°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Unidad Habitacional Ixtepec Segunda (pop: 346) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
20 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!
29 km (18 mi) W of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
538 km (335 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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