Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - 16 km west of María Lombardo de Caso, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-17 13:43:18 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 51 km depth
18 Mar 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 17 Mar 2020 19:43:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-17 13:43:18 (Hora de México)
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.5°N / 95.57°W (Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martin Pajapan (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) S of Arroyo Yolan (pop: 35) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of San Juan Jaltepec (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) E of San Juan del Rio (pop: 1,180) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SE of Boca del Monte (Veracruz) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) W of San Felipe Cihualtepec (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NW of Jaltepec de Candayoc (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) S of Abasolo del Valle (Veracruz) (pop: 3,690) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNE of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Playa Vicente (Veracruz) (pop: 9,080) --> See nearby quakes!
432 km (269 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||51 km||58 km al SUROESTE de J RODRIGUEZ CLARA, VER (Mexico)||SSN|
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