Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 14 km northwest of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 1 April 2020 at 04:59 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 70 km depth
1 Apr 05:19 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.67°N / 95.16°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) N of La Frontera (pop: 29) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NNW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of El Barrio de la Soledad (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
520 km (323 mi) SE of Mexiko (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||70 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||70 km||13 km al NOROESTE de CD IXTEPEC, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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