Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 49 km southeast of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-05-23 12:05:58 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 60 km depth
24 May 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-23 12:05:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.78°N / 96.37°W (San Dionisio Ocotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Loma Bonita (pop: 30) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) SE of San Dionisio Ocotepec (pop: 5,460) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ENE of Yaxe (pop: 2,680) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Mitla (pop: 8,170) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Tlacolula de Matamoros (pop: 13,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of San Antonio de la Cal (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan (pop: 67,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
414 km (258 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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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|M 4.1||60 km||22 km al SURESTE de TLACOLULA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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