Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 50 km south of Minatitlán, Veracruz, Mexico, on 2020-05-01 06:07:14 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 148 km depth
1 May 18:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-01 06:07:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 148.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.55°N / 94.51°W (Hidalgotitlan, Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of Cinco Estrellas (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NE of Javier Rojo Gomez (pop: 324) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of La Breña (pop: 871) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of Nuevo Atoyac (pop: 867) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Arroyo de la Palma (pop: 495) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Hidalgotitlan (pop: 3,980) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||148 km||49 km al SUR de MINATITLAN, VER (Mexico)||SSN|
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