Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 38 km al SUR de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 4 March 2020
4 Mar 09:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-04 02:55:37 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.4°N / 96.51°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) S of Arroyo Tres (pop: 300)
30 km (19 mi) S of San Agustinillo (pop: 300)
30 km (19 mi) S of Puerto Ángel (pop: 2,600)
165 km (103 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
187 km (116 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
527 km (328 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-03-04 02:55:37 (Hora de México) (4 Mar 08:55:37 UTC)||M 4.2 / 16 km||38 km al SUR de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|Wed, 4 Mar 08:55 UTC||M 4.2 / 16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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