Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 239 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 21 March 2020 at 08:05 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
21 Mar 08:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Mar 2020 08:05:11 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.12°N / 94.56°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
116 km (72 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
682 km (424 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||16 km||Off Coast Of Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||16 km||135 km al SURESTE de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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