Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 40 km northeast of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 13 February 2020 at 19:41 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
14 Feb 02:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Date & time: 13 Feb 2020 19:41:39 UTC -
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.58°N / 94.68°W (Santo Domingo Ingenio, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of La Blanca (pop: 1,220) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (352 mi) ESE 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||5 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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