Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 1.6 km east of San José del Progreso, Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 20 February 2020 at 01:12 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
20 Feb 01:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°N / 97.68°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) E of Rio Viejo (pop: 363)
7 km (5 mi) N of El Tlacuache (pop: 132)
9 km (6 mi) W of La Luz (pop: 2,440)
17 km (10 mi) NE of El Azufre (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 524)
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Santa Ana Tututepec (pop: 609)
26 km (16 mi) SE of Santiago (pop: 10,100)
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600)
401 km (249 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
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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User reports for this quake (1)
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247.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)