Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 47 km southeast of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-07 09:49:26 (Hora de México)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
7 Oct 15:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 18 minutes.
|Date & time||Oct 7, 2020 14:49:26 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter||2020-10-07 09:49:26 (Hora de México)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||15.44°N / 95.86°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)|
|Antipode||15.44°S / 84.14°E|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||43 km (27 mi) SSE of Residencial Conejos (pop: 30) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
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|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Scattered Clouds 26°C (79 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NE|
|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||12 km||46 Km Al SURESTE De CRUCECITA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|4.1||12 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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