Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 28 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-05 02:32:25 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
5 Mar 08:49 UTC: First to report: SSN after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2020 08:32:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-05 02:32:25 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.28°N / 98.31°W (Callejón de Rómulo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) SSE of El Vizcaino (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) WNW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 mi) SSE 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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|4.0||5 km||28 km al OESTE de PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|4.0||5 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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