Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 90 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-24 00:02:48 (Hora de México) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 90 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-24 00:02:48 (Hora de México)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 17 km depth

24 Oct 05:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 25 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 24, 2020 05:02:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-24 00:02:48 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.42°N / 94.88°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.42°S / 85.12°E
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) S of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
634 km (394 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 28.2°C (83 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.217 km91 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, MexicoSSN
4.217 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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