Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 24 June 2020
24 Jun 07:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.59°N / 96.26°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of San Agustín (pop: 300)
13 km (8 mi) SE of Boca Vieja (Barra Boca Vieja) (pop: 200)
13 km (8 mi) SE of Huatunalco (Barra de Huatunalco) (pop: 100)
131 km (82 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
171 km (107 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
524 km (326 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 24 Jun 07:24 UTC||M 4.3 / 5 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|2020-06-24 02:24:10 (Hora de México) (24 Jun 07:24:10 UTC)||M 4.3 / 5 km||23 km al SUROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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