Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 20 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-25 16:16:16 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 Mar 22:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 26 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Mar 2020 22:16:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-25 16:16:16 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16°N / 95.2°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
564 km (351 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||10 km||21 km al SUR de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||10 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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