Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 28 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-02-28 15:10:20 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 12 km depth
29 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2020 21:10:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-28 15:10:20 (Hora de México)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.92°N / 95.21°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SE of Ensenada Chipehua (pop: 36) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSW of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) S of San Pedro Comitancillo (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
570 km (354 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||12 km||29 km al SUR de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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