Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 34 km south of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-04 14:06:28 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 4 km depth
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)
Antipode: 15.48°S / 83.77°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) S of San Agustin (Santa María Huatulco) (pop: 250) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Santa Maria (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SSW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSE of San Miguel Suchixtepec (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
536 km (333 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||4 km||34 km al SUROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|4.5||4 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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