Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 96 km southeast of Tecomán, Colima, Mexico, on 2020-08-09 00:53:21 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 5 km depth
9 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-09 00:53:21 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.17°N / 103.42°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Maruata (pop: 590) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Motin del Oro (pop: 239) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Santa Cruz de Cachan (pop: 165) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Cobigenes (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Ixtapilla (pop: 165) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of San Pedro Naranjestil (pop: 632) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Cuilala de Hidalgo (pop: 209) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Salitre de Estopica (pop: 202) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
473 km (294 mi) WSW 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||5 km||73 km al SUROESTE de COALCOMAN, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
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