Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 31 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-12-05 09:05:59 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 16 km depth
6 Dec 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 11 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-12-05 09:05:59 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.9°N / 95.13°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) SE of Mazatlan (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) S of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
577 km (359 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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|4.0||16 km||32 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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