Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 31 km southeast of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 27 February 2020 at 21:22 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
27 Feb 21:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.65°N / 96.9°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Guapinole (pop: 17)
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Escobilla (Santa María Tonameca) (pop: 446)
31 km (19 mi) SE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900)
38 km (24 mi) SSE of La Reforma (pop: 651)
48 km (30 mi) WSW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700)
65 km (41 mi) WSW of Huatulco (pop: 7,410)
83 km (51 mi) SSW of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900)
482 km (300 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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|M 4.0||15 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.0||15 km||29 km al SURESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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