Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 8.5 km northwest of San José del Progreso, Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 23:27 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 8.5 km northwest of San José del Progreso, Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 23:27 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

28 Sep 23:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
29 Sep 06:56: Epicenter location corrected by 4.8 km (3 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: Sep 28, 2020 23:27:19 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.14°N / 97.76°W (Santiago Jamiltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.14°S / 82.24°E
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WNW of San José Rio Verde (La Boquilla) (pop: 654) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WNW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) SE of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.6°C (80 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.510 km38 Km SE of Pinotepa Nacional, MexicoEMSC
4.95 km49 Km Al SUR De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, MexicoSSN
4.510 km7 Km NNW of San José Del Progreso, MexicoUSGS
4.514 km44 Km ESE of Pinotepa Nacional, MexicoGFZ

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Ciudad Lopez Mateos, Atizapán de Zaragoza Municipality, México (416.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Ciudad de México (404.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Movimiento muy ligero de objetos colgantes (reported through our app)  
Ciudad de México (404.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Movimiento muy ligero de objetos colgantes (reported through our app)  
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