Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 42 km al SUROESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 8 July 2020
8 Jul 08:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-08 02:50:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.38°N / 96.58°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) S of San Agustinillo (pop: 300)
32 km (20 mi) S of El Mazunte (pop: 900)
32 km (20 mi) S of Arroyo Tres (pop: 300)
173 km (107 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
188 km (117 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
525 km (326 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
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|
|2020-07-08 02:50:58 (Hora de México) (8 Jul 07:50:58 UTC)||M 4.2 / 16 km||42 km al SUROESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|Wed, 8 Jul 07:50 UTC||M 4.2 / 16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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