Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 59 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-05-20 23:59:17 -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 59 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-05-20 23:59:17

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 30 km depth

21 May 06:07 UTC: First to report: INETER after 8 minutes.
May 21 06:14: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 13.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.0 to 30.0 km.
Date & time: 21 May 2020 05:59:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-20 23:59:17
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.759°N / 94.848°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33)
57 km (36 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030)
59 km (37 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600)
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800)
76 km (47 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100)
78 km (48 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800)
79 km (49 mi) S of Unión Hidalgo (pop: 12,700)
610 km (379 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.530 km61 Km al sureste de Salina Cruz, México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.135 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 4.135 km66km SSE of San Mateo del Mar, MexicoUSGS

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