Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 75 km west of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 14:16 GMT
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 59 km depth
5 Aug 14:33 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.01°N / 95.87°W (Llano de Cal, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.01°S / 84.13°E
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ESE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 935) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) S of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) W of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) E of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) WSW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
513 km (319 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (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) | about seismic energy
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|4.1||59 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|4.1||59 km||39 km al NORESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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