Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, 138 km west of Tuxtla (Chiapas), Mexico, on 2020-10-19 15:53:37 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 141 km depth
20 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 19 Oct 2020 20:53:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenter:
2020-10-19 15:53:37 (Hora de México)
Depth: 141.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.07°N / 94.37°W
(Tres Picos, Oaxaca
Nearest volcano: El Chichón
(126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:10 km (6 mi) S of San Antonio Nuevo Paraiso
(pop: 106) --> See nearby quakes!18 km (11 mi) WSW of La Fortaleza (Veracruz)
(pop: 194) --> See nearby quakes!23 km (14 mi) SSW of Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz)
(pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!25 km (15 mi) SSE of Poblado 10 (Veracruz)
(pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!26 km (16 mi) W of San Francisco la Paz
(pop: 628) --> See nearby quakes!30 km (19 mi) SE of Poblado Cinco (Veracruz)
(pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!30 km (19 mi) ESE of Dos Arroyos (La Paz)
(pop: 170) --> See nearby quakes!38 km (24 mi) ENE of Santa Maria Chimalapa
(pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!250 km (156 mi) E of Oaxaca City
(pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!567 km (352 mi) ESE of Mexico City
(pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN
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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|M 4.1||141 km||75 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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