Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 27 June 2020
27 Jun 10:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.63°N / 96.4°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) S of Zapotengo (pop: 100)
8 km (5 mi) S of Zacamalín (pop: 100)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Tahueca (pop: 100)
143 km (89 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
163 km (102 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
512 km (318 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 27 Jun 10:22 UTC||M 4.2 / 17 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|2020-06-27 05:22:40 (Hora de México) (27 Jun 10:22:40 UTC)||M 4.2 / 17 km||15 km al SURESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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