Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 101 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 24 April 2020 at 09:23 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Apr 09:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.41°N / 94.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (249 km / 155 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (San Francisco del Mar) (pop: 4,030)
101 km (63 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
118 km (73 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 37,400)
120 km (74 mi) SE of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
124 km (77 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
125 km (77 mi) SW of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
225 km (140 mi) SW of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
650 km (404 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.2||16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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