Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 5.4 km southwest of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-05 11:51:14 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
6 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2020 17:51:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-05 11:51:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.54°N / 95.15°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of Rancho Mormon (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) WSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
529 km (329 mi) SE 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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|M 4.0||5 km||6 km al SUROESTE de CD IXTEPEC, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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