Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 8.1 km southeast of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 1:22 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 31 km depth
13 Nov 02:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 12 Nov 2020 19:22:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 1:22 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.71°N / 96.4°W (Loma Larga, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNE of La Lagartija (pop: 90) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SE of San José Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of San Miguel Suchixtepec (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SSE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
505 km (314 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|4.2||31 km||7 Km Al SURESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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