Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 73 km south of Tecomán, Colima, Mexico, on 2020-08-05 16:14:07 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 18 km depth
6 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-05 16:14:07 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.26°N / 103.81°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) WSW of El Zapote de Madero (pop: 250) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of El Parotal (pop: 46) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Colola (pop: 632) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Cobigenes (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Boca de Apiza (pop: 437) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of El Tzumbano (pop: 46) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Coahuayana Viejo (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Coalcoman de Vazquez Pallares (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
510 km (317 mi) WSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||18 km||72 km al SUR de TECOMAN, COL (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.9||18 km||Offshore Michoacan, Mexico||EMSC|
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