Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Santiago Malacatepec, 14 km northeast of San Miguel Quetzaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 6:48 pm (GMT -6) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Santiago Malacatepec, 14 km northeast of San Miguel Quetzaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 6:48 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 8 km depth

24 Nov 01:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
24 Nov 02:00: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: 24 Nov 2020 00:48:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 23 Nov 2020 6:48 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.07°N / 95.68°W (Santiago Malacatepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Buenos Aires (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) NNW of San Pedro Chimaltepec (pop: 948) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of La Nueva Esperanza (pop: 200) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Santa Cruz Ocotal (pop: 752) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) E of Santa Maria Alotepec (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Puxmetacan (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) N of Santiago Quiavicuzas (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
449 km (279 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.08 km72 Km Al NOROESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.08 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Santiago Malacatepec, 14 km northeast of San Miguel Quetzaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 6:48 pm (GMT -6)

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