Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 51 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 27 February 2020 at 16:55 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
27 Feb 17:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2020 16:55:00 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.72°N / 95.14°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
591 km (367 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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|M 4.1||16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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