Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, 121 km west of Tuxtla (Chiapas), Mexico, on Monday, 13 April 2020 at 03:42 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 161 km depth
13 Apr 04:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 161.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.02°N / 94.22°W (Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SW of San Francisco la Paz (pop: 628) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz) (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SE of Poblado 10 (Veracruz) (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Poblado Cinco (Veracruz) (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ENE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) NW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (Chiapas) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Raudales Malpaso (Chiapas) (pop: 6,820) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
584 km (363 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||161 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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