Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 25 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-17 23:02:29 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
18 Apr 06:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-17 23:02:29 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.3°N / 98.28°W (Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) S of Santa Maria Cortijo (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of San Pedro Jicayan (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
359 km (223 mi) SSE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||9 km||25 km al OESTE de PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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