Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, 114 km south of Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz), Mexico, on 2020-05-17 06:05:31 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 131 km depth
17 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 2 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-17 06:05:31 (Hora de México)
Depth: 131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.15°N / 94.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NE of San Francisco el Vado (pop: 96)
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Cuauhtémoc de Tierra Blanca (Amatal) (Veracruz) (pop: 235)
19 km (12 mi) SE of Benito Juárez (Veracruz) (pop: 138)
22 km (14 mi) ENE of Cuauhtémoc (pop: 2,260)
27 km (17 mi) N of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540)
49 km (30 mi) NE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900)
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz) (pop: 236,000)
534 km (332 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
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||131 km||50 km al NORESTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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