Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 20 km southeast of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 07:56 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 6 km depth
28 Jul 08:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.61°N / 96.04°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.61°S / 83.96°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Residencial Conejos (pop: 30) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SSE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Santa Maria (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SW of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
536 km (333 mi) SE 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||6 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|4.2||6 km||20 km al SURESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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