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Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - 18 km al SURESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico) on Saturday, 1 August 2020
Date & time: Saturday, 1 August 2020 21:28 UTCLocal time at epicenter:
2020-08-01 16:28:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.71°N / 95.97°W
Nearest volcano: San Martín
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010
joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 1 Aug 2020|
|Sat, 1 Aug 21:28 UTC||M 3.9 / 37 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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