Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 14 km southwest of Tierra Colorada, Mexico, on 2020-12-25 13:59:26 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 16 km depth
26 Dec 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 25 Dec 2020 19:59:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-12-25 13:59:26 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.33°N / 98.7°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SW of El Tamale (pop: 326) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) S of Barra de Tecoanapa (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) S 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||50 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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