Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 24 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-20 01:44:03 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 31 km depth
20 Apr 08:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Apr 2020 07:44:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-20 01:44:03 (Hora de México)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.96°N / 95.17°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
570 km (354 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||31 km||25 km al SUR de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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