Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 19 km east of Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-27 17:49:02 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 40 km depth
27 Aug 23:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 25 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-27 17:49:02 (Hora de México)
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.27°N / 96.43°W↗ (San Ildefonso Amatlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.27°S / 83.57°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) W of Yojuela (pop: 589) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) E of Santa Catarina Roatina (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSW of San Francisco Logueche (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SE of Ejutla de Crespo (pop: 9,750) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ENE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SSE of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
453 km (281 mi) SE of 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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|4.1||40 km||18 Km Al SURESTE De MIAHUATLAN, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|4.1||40 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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