Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 13 km north of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 4 March 2020 at 07:50 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 3 km depth
4 Mar 08:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Mar 2020 07:50:39 UTC -
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.55°N / 95°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NNE of Rancho Cuatro R (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) WNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
541 km (336 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||3 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.0||3 km||10 km al ESTE de CD IXTEPEC, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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