Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 8 km east of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-13 18:02:25 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
14 Mar 00:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Mar 2020 00:02:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-13 18:02:25 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.41°N / 94.95°W (Heroica Ciudad de Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) ESE of Rancho Tierra y Libertad (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) SE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
555 km (345 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||18 km||7 km al SURESTE de JUCHITAN DE ZARAGOZA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||18 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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