Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 20 km southwest of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 15 April 2020 at 12:22 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 7 km depth
15 Apr 12:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2020 12:22:34 UTC -
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.65°N / 96.27°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of San Agustin (Santa María Huatulco) (pop: 250) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo de Morelos (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSE of San Miguel Suchixtepec (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SE of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
518 km (322 mi) SE of 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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|4.1||7 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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