Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, 123 km west of Tuxtla (Chiapas), Mexico, on 2020-03-01 07:16:32 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 121 km depth
1 Mar 13:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-01 07:16:32 (Hora de México)
Depth: 121.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.73°N / 94.27°W (Díaz Ordaz, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) NW of San Antonio (pop: 359) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNW of San Pedro Tapanatepec (pop: 7,440) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NE of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) W of Cintalapa de Figueroa (Chiapas) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NW of Arriaga (Chiapas) (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
595 km (370 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||121 km||59 km al OESTE de CINTALAPA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.2||121 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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