Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 18 km northeast of Santa María Xadani, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 12:06 GMT
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 56 km depth
7 Jul 12:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
|Date & time||Jul 7, 2020 12:06:40 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.02°N / 95.92°W (Llano de Cal, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.02°S / 84.08°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearby towns and cities||3 km (2 mi) W of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 935) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) E of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) W of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) NE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) ENE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SW of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
144 km (90 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
509 km (316 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.2||56 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|4.2||56 km||36 km al NORESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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