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Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 23 km southeast of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-06-12 11:19:28 (Hora de México)

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 23 km southeast of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-06-12 11:19:28 (Hora de México)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 14 km depth

12 Jun 16:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 minutes.
Date & time: Jun 12, 2020 16:19:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-06-12 11:19:28 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.59°N / 96.02°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.59°S / 83.98°E
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Residencial Conejos (pop: 30) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) SSE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) ESE of Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
539 km (335 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.214 km24 km al SURESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)SSN
4.214 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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Santa Cruz Huatulco (22.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
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