Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 1 km southwest of Santiago Astata, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 18 March 2020 at 09:07 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 68 km depth
18 Mar 09:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Mar 2020 09:07:32 UTC -
Depth: 68.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.98°N / 95.68°W (Santiago Astata, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSW of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ENE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SW of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) SE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 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||68 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||68 km||55 km al NORESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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