Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 15 km north of Jalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-04-30 03:47:14 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
30 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-30 03:47:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.63°N / 95.45°W (Santa Maria Guienagati, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Arroyo Limon II (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NNW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
498 km (310 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||18 km||38 km al OESTE de CD IXTEPEC, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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