Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 114 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 17 April 2020 at 22:47 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
17 Apr 23:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2020 22:47:39 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.32°N / 94.61°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (249 km / 155 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
662 km (412 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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|M 4.1||16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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