Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 11 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 20 April 2020 at 13:55 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
20 Apr 14:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.26°N / 98.12°W (Pie del Cerro, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NE of El Palomar (pop: 66) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) SSE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||8 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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