Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 4 July 2020
4 Jul 06:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51°N / 96.25°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) S of San Agustín (pop: 300)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Boca Vieja (Barra Boca Vieja) (pop: 200)
22 km (14 mi) SE of Huatunalco (Barra de Huatunalco) (pop: 100)
135 km (84 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
180 km (112 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
532 km (331 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|
|Sat, 4 Jul 06:07 UTC||M 4.3 / 13 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|2020-07-04 01:07:52 (Hora de México) (4 Jul 06:07:52 UTC)||M 4.3 / 13 km||31 km al SUROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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