Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 127 km east of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-09 02:13:27 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 109 km depth
9 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-09 02:13:27 (Hora de México)
Depth: 109.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.1°N / 95.53°W (San Juan Mazatlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) S of Santa Maria Villa Hermosa (pop: 25) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (3 mi) N of San Pedro Acatlan Grande (pop: 629) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of Tierra Negra (pop: 629) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of San Pedro Chimaltepec (pop: 948) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) W of Rancho Juarez (pop: 347) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Puxmetacan (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Los Fresnos (pop: 868) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ESE of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
460 km (286 mi) ESE of 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||109 km||58 km al NOROESTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.6||109 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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