Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 12 km northwest of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 29 July 2020 at 12:44 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 52 km depth
29 Jul 13:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.86°N / 96.19°W (San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of La Ciénega (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of San Marcial Ozolotepec (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSE of San Cristobal Amatlan (pop: 4,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) SSE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
504 km (313 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (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) More info
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|M 4.0||52 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.0||52 km||12 km al NOROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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