Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 43 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-02-29 14:35:36 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
1 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 29 Feb 2020 20:35:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-29 14:35:36 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.8°N / 95.11°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) SE of Ensenada Chipehua (pop: 36) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSW of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
587 km (365 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||43 km al SUR de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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