Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 129 km east of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-07 16:04:32 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 98 km depth
8 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-07 16:04:32 (Hora de México)
Depth: 98.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.15°N / 95.51°W (Santiago Tula, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ENE of Santa Maria Villa Hermosa (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of San Juan Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Santa Maria Puxmetacan (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSW of Jaltepec de Candayoc (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NE of Santa Margarita Huitepec (San Juan Mazatlán) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) SSW of San Felipe Cihualtepec (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (285 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||98 km||59 km al NOROESTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.6||98 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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