Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 17 km southwest of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-09-15 16:25:42 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 17 km depth
15 Sep 21:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-15 16:25:42 (Hora de México)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.61°N / 96.53°W↗ (Mexico)
Antipode: 15.61°S / 83.47°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) S of Arroyo Tres (pop: 258) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SW of Santa Maria (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSE of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WSW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) ESE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
506 km (315 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||17 km||16 Km Al SUROESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|4.1||17 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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