Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 48 km southwest of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-01 12:22:58 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 18 km depth
1 Apr 18:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-01 12:22:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.67°N / 97.47°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SSW of El Cacalote (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 763)
36 km (22 mi) SSE of El Zapotalito (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 980)
38 km (24 mi) S of Río Grande (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 12,900)
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900)
53 km (33 mi) SSE of San José del Progreso (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 4,110)
60 km (37 mi) SW of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200)
174 km (108 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (Oaxaca de Juarez) (pop: 255,000)
453 km (282 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.2||18 km||38 km al SUR de RIO GRANDE, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.2||18 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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