Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 85 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-28 05:18:48 -

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 85 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-28 05:18:48

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 1 km depth

28 Apr 11:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Apr 2020 11:18:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-28 05:18:48
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.602°N / 94.67°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (San Francisco del Mar) (pop: 4,030)
85 km (53 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
85 km (53 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800)
100 km (62 mi) SE of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
101 km (63 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 37,400)
108 km (67 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
112 km (70 mi) SW of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
636 km (395 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.51 km86 Km al sureste de Salina Cruz, México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.217 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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