Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 11 July 2020
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 (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of Cerro de la Olla (pop: 100)
3 km (2 mi) SW of Paso Ancho (pop: 400)
3 km (2 mi) NW of La Chinilla (pop: 100)
126 km (78 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
177 km (110 mi) W of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
458 km (285 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, 11 Jul 09:53 UTC||M 4.2 / 54 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|2020-07-11 04:53:08 (Hora de México) (11 Jul 09:53:08 UTC)||M 4.2 / 54 km||27 km al NORESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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