Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 28 km east of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 09:53 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 54 km depth
11 Jul 10:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.94°N / 96.83°W↗ (Cofradía, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.94°S / 83.17°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of Cerro de la Olla (pop: 66) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WSW of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ENE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (285 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||54 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|4.2||54 km||27 km al NORESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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