Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 45 km northwest of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-20 03:07:11 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 4 km depth
20 Mar 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-20 03:07:11 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.63°N / 95.39°W (Santa Maria Guienagati, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) S of Loma de Tierra (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNE of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) WNW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
503 km (313 mi) SE of Mexiko (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||4 km||32 km al OESTE de CD IXTEPEC, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||4 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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