Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 15 July 2020
15 Jul 06:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.73°N / 96.81°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) S of Agua Blanca (pop: 100)
3 km (2 mi) SW of Tilzapote (pop: 200)
3 km (2 mi) SW of Guapinole (pop: 200)
149 km (92 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
180 km (112 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
479 km (298 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 15 Jul 05:49 UTC||M 4.1 / 10 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|2020-07-15 00:49:55 (Hora de México) (15 Jul 05:49:55 UTC)||M 4.1 / 10 km||31 km al SURESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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