Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, 123 km west of Tuxtla (Chiapas), Mexico, on Sunday, 12 July 2020 at 18:38 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 53 km depth
12 Jul 18:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.13°N / 94.2°W (Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SE of La Fortaleza (pop: 194) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WNW of San Francisco la Paz (Oaxaca) (pop: 628) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Colonia del Valle (Poblado Trece) (pop: 402) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) ESE of San Antonio Nuevo Paraiso (Oaxaca) (pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NW of Cal y Mayor (Oaxaca) (pop: 543) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) W of La Esperanza (Oaxaca) (pop: 725) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
392 km (243 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
580 km (360 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||53 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||53 km||71 km al NOROESTE de CINTALAPA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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