Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 96 km east of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-21 23:56:06 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 63 km depth
22 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-21 23:56:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.05°N / 95.82°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NW of San Miguel Quetzaltepec (pop: 3,860)
13 km (8 mi) SSW of San Juan Cotzocón (San Juan Cotzocon) (pop: 3,700)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Santiago Zacatepec (pop: 2,150)
16 km (10 mi) NE of San Juan Juquila (pop: 1,670)
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tepuxtepec (pop: 1,810)
37 km (23 mi) NE of San Pedro Quiatoni (pop: 2,790)
96 km (60 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
438 km (272 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.0||63 km||71 km al ESTE de TLACOLULA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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