Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 20 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-31 11:15:54 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
31 Mar 17:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-31 11:15:54 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 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!
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> 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!
564 km (351 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||9 km||21 km al SUR de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.2||9 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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