Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 254 km southeast of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-10-14 07:52:27 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 254 km southeast of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-10-14 07:52:27 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Oct 13:11 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 19 minutes.
14 Oct 13:14: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: SSN
Date & time: 14 Oct 2020 12:52:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-14 07:52:27 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.0
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.14°N / 98.34°W (Mexique)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km SSW de Santa María Chico Ometepec (Santa María Huazolotitlán) (pop: 1,480)
137 km SW de Río Grande (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 12,900)
139 km SSW de Jamiltepec (pop: 9,930)
158 km WSW de Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900)
173 km S de Ometepec (pop: 24,100)
179 km SSW de Santa Cruz Zenzontepec (pop: 16,800)
254 km SE de Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
484 km S de Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29°C (84 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from NW
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.010 km137 Km Al SUR De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.010 kmOff Coast Of Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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