Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 4.6 km east of Palomares, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at 10:48 GMT
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 122 km depth
26 Jul 11:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 122.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.13°N / 95.02°W (Matias Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.13°S / 84.98°E
Nearest volcano: San Martín (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Nuevo Progreso (pop: 748) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NE of Santa Ana (pop: 1,340) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSE of Donaji (pop: 2,360) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Cuauhtémoc (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNE of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of Matias Romero Avendaño (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Petapa (pop: 5,430) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
504 km (313 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.0||122 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|4.0||122 km||28 km al NORTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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