Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 96 km southeast of Tecomán, Colima, Mexico, on 2020-08-05 14:42:20 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
6 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-05 14:42:20 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.16°N / 103.45°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Chicuasa (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Santa Cruz de Cachan (pop: 165) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of El Zapote de Madero (pop: 250) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSE of Coahuayana Viejo (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SSW of Coalcoman de Vazquez Pallares (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Aguililla (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SSE of Tecoman (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) SSE of Ciudad de Armeria (Ciudad de Armería) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
476 km (296 mi) WSW of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||5 km||75 km al SUROESTE de COALCOMAN, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.7||5 km||Offshore Michoacan, Mexico||EMSC|
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