Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 98 km southeast of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-01 23:26:01 (Hora de México)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 55 km depth
2 Oct 04:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 16 minutes.
|Date & time||Oct 2, 2020 04:26:01 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter||2020-10-01 23:26:01 (Hora de México)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.32°N / 96.23°W (Santa Catalina Quieri, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.32°S / 83.77°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||6 km (4 mi) SSW of Santiago Lachivia (pop: 940) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
13 km (8 mi) ESE of San Jose (pop: 1,470) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) E of San Cristobal (pop: 4,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) SW of El Camaron (pop: 2,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) E of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (39 mi) N of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) SE of Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
98 km (61 mi) SSE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
462 km (287 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Few Clouds 22.8°C (73 F), humidity: 91%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from NNW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.1||55 km||39 Km Al ESTE De MIAHUATLAN, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|4.1||55 km||39 Km E of Miahuatlán De Porfirio Díaz, Mexico||EMSC|
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