Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 51 km SE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico, miércoles, 23 sep. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 51 km SE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico, miércoles, 23 sep. 2020

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 4 km depth

23 Sep 08:07 UTC: Primero en informar: SSN después de 26 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 23 Sep 2020 07:41:06 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-09-23 02:41:06 (Hora de México)
Magnitud: 4.1
Profundidad: 4.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 15.47°N / 95.77°W (Océano Pacífico Norte, México)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km al SSE de Playa Grande (pop: 211) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
51 km al SE de Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
52 km al S de Rio Seco (pop: 654) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al S de Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
71 km al SE de Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
72 km al SSE de La Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
77 km al ESE de San Miguel Figueroa (pop: 1,140) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
81 km al SSO de El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
97 km al SE de San Marcial Ozolotepec (pop: 1,060) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
566 km al SE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 23.9°C (75 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 3 km/h (2 kts) from NW
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.14 km51 Km Al SURESTE De CRUCECITA, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.14 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Morelia Michoacán / not felt
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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 51 km SE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico, miércoles, 23 sep. 2020
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