Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 0.6 km west of Rancho Arco, Santiago Chazumba, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 3 December 2010 at 07:34 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 65 km depth
Depth: 65.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.072°N / 97.625°W (Santiago Chazumba, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) W of Rancho Arco (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Ciudad de Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of San Gabriel Chilac (Puebla) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ESE of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio, Puebla) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of San Francisco Altepexi (Altepexi, Puebla) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Zinacatepec (Puebla) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Tehuacan (Puebla) (pop: 248,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Ajalpan (Puebla) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||65 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||USGS|
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