Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 10.1 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 16 May 2020 at 08:28 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
16 May 08:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.25°N / 98.06°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 282) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
371 km (231 mi) SSE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||7 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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