Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 61 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 24 March 2020 at 19:10 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 17 km depth
24 Mar 19:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 24 Mar 2020 19:10:01 UTC -
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.65°N / 95.03°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (36 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) WSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
604 km (376 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||17 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||17 km||62 km al SURESTE de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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