Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 32 km north of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-13 13:43:21 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 27 km depth
13 Aug 19:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 17 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-13 13:43:21 (Hora de México)
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.7°N / 94.91°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNW of Santiago Ixtaltepec (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNE of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
539 km (335 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||27 km||24 km al SURESTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.1||27 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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