Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 19 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 26 February 2020 at 23:50 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 12 km depth
27 Feb 00:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.01°N / 95.23°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (349 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||12 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||10 km||33 Km al norte de Salina Cruz, México (Mexico)||INETER|
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