Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 36 km southeast of Crucecita, Mexico, on 2020-12-20 12:33:07 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Dec 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 20 Dec 2020 18:33:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-12-20 12:33:07 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.58°N / 95.86°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) S of Playa Grande (pop: 211) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSW of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) ESE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) S of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) ESE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SW of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE of San Miguel Suchixtepec (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
551 km (342 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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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|4.1||10 km||36 Km Al SURESTE De CRUCECITA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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