Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 98 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 12 March 2020 at 06:26 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 18 km depth
12 Mar 06:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Mar 2020 06:26:40 UTC -
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.42°N / 94.72°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) S of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
646 km (401 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||18 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||18 km||98 km al SURESTE de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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