Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, 150 km west of Tuxtla (Chiapas), Mexico, on 2020-05-03 05:12:17 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 116 km depth
3 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 55 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-03 05:12:17 (Hora de México)
Depth: 116.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.78°N / 94.52°W (Espíritu Santo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) ENE of San Miguel Chimalapa (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Escolapa (pop: 225) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) E of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
569 km (354 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||116 km||48 km al NORESTE de UNION HIDALGO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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