Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 15 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 9 May 2020 at 08:57 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 9 km depth
9 May 09:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.21°N / 98.08°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Huerta Clavel (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) W of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ESE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WSW of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 mi) SSE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||9 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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