Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 20 km northwest of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-07-05 10:45:53 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 29 km depth
6 Jul 01:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-05 10:45:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.9°N / 96.57°W (Candelaria Loxicha, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NW of Miramar (pop: 488) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of Santo Domingo de Morelos (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WNW of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SE of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WNW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) S of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
477 km (296 mi) SE 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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|M 3.8||29 km||21 km al NOROESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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