Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 112 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-17 17:47:39 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
18 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2020 23:47:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-17 17:47:39 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.35°N / 94.6°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
661 km (411 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||112 km al SURESTE de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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