Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 33 km southwest of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, August 3, 2020 at 12:53 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
3 Aug 13:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51°N / 96.29°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.51°S / 83.71°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) S of Boca Vieja (Barra Boca Vieja) (Santa María Huatulco) (pop: 151) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) S of Santa Maria (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SE of Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSE of San Miguel Suchixtepec (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 mi) SE 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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|4.1||5 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|4.1||5 km||33 km al SURESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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