Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 19 km northwest of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-04 21:45:25 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 19 km northwest of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-04 21:45:25 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 36 km depth

5 Oct 03:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
5 Oct 03:07: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: 5 Oct 2020 02:45:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-04 21:45:25 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.02°N / 97.17°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NW of San Andrés Copala (pop: 840)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Ciénega Grande (pop: 211)
13 km (8 mi) W of San Isidro el Cuil (pop: 205)
16 km (10 mi) S of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 598)
19 km (11 mi) SW of Las Palmas (pop: 650)
25 km (15 mi) NW of Brisas de Zicatela (pop: 9,770)
126 km (78 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000)
432 km (269 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 27°C (81 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from N
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.036 km19 Km NNW of Puerto Escondido, MexicoEMSC

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