Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 25 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 26 February 2020 at 08:23 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
26 Feb 08:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.95°N / 95.21°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) SSE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (353 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||30 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.5||15 km||30 Km al norte de Salina Cruz, México (Mexico)||INETER|
User reports for this quake
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