Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 36 km al NORESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 5 August 2020
5 Aug 18:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-05 12:45:54 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.04°N / 96.33°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NW of San Cristóbal Alto (pop: 100)
4 km (2 mi) SW of Río San Cristóbal (pop: 100)
4 km (2 mi) N of Barrio del Panteón (pop: 100)
122 km (76 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
122 km (76 mi) W of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
479 km (298 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-08-05 12:45:54 (Hora de México) (5 Aug 17:45:54 UTC)||M 4.1 / 4 km||36 km al NORESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|Wed, 5 Aug 17:45 UTC||M 4.1 / 4 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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