Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 20 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 17 May 2020 at 07:46 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
17 May 08:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.36°N / 98.24°W (San José Estancia Grande, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ESE of San José Estancia Grande (pop: 960) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SW of Lo de Mejia (pop: 334) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Cortijo (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of San Pedro Jicayan (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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