Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 14 km north of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 19 April 2020 at 08:22 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 70 km depth
19 Apr 08:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.56°N / 95.03°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) S of Guie Do Baa (Ciudad Ixtepec) (pop: 145) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) W of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) E of Santiago Laollaga (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Santiago Ixtaltepec (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of La Venta (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) WNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
538 km (334 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||70 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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