Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 34 km al SUROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico) on Tuesday, 4 August 2020
5 Aug 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-04 14:06:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.48°N / 96.23°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) S of San Agustín (pop: 300)
25 km (16 mi) SE of Boca Vieja (Barra Boca Vieja) (pop: 200)
26 km (16 mi) SE of Huatunalco (Barra de Huatunalco) (pop: 100)
135 km (84 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
184 km (114 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
536 km (333 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-08-04 14:06:28 (Hora de México) (4 Aug 19:06:28 UTC)||M 4.5 / 4 km||34 km al SUROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|Tue, 4 Aug 19:06 UTC||M 4.5 / 4 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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