Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 27 km east of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-05 16:48:04 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 97 km depth
6 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2020 22:48:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-05 16:48:04 (Hora de México)
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.52°N / 94.78°W (Santo Domingo Ingenio, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NE of Colonia Juquilita (pop: 34) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
562 km (349 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||97 km||8 km al NORESTE de UNION HIDALGO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||97 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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