Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 6.4 km southwest of Las Amilpas, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 7 March 2020 at 18:32 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 102 km depth
7 Mar 18:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Mar 2020 18:32:33 UTC -
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.34°N / 94.67°W (North Pacific Ocean, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) S of Guamuchil (pop: 1,830) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) E of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) ESE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) E of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
584 km (363 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||102 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||102 km||22 km al SURESTE de UNION HIDALGO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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