Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 23 km northeast of Juchitán de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-09-14 01:29:01 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 105 km depth
14 Sep 06:49 UTC: First to report: SSN after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-14 01:29:01 (Hora de México)
Depth: 105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.59°N / 94.88°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) WNW of La Venta (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ENE of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
549 km (341 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||105 km||14 Km Al NOROESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.5||105 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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