Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Jesús Carranza, 65 km southwest of Minatitlán, Veracruz, Mexico, on Wednesday, 5 August 2020 at 15:13 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 138 km depth
5 Aug 15:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 138.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.5°N / 94.88°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) W of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,200)
17 km (11 mi) NE of Jesús Carranza (pop: 4,020)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Venustiano Carranza (Peña Blanca) (Venustiano Carranza) (pop: 1,100)
44 km (28 mi) S of Texistepec (pop: 8,760)
50 km (31 mi) S of Acayucan (pop: 47,000)
65 km (41 mi) SW of Minatitlán (pop: 150,900)
86 km (53 mi) SW of Coatzacoalcos (pop: 230,700)
497 km (309 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.0||138 km||Veracruz, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.0||138 km||44 km al SUR de SAYULA DE ALEMAN, VER (Mexico)||SSN|
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