Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 35 km west of Matías Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-09 12:45:13 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 104 km depth
10 Aug 01:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-09 12:45:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.97°N / 95.35°W (San Juan Mazatlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Loma Santa Cruz (pop: 567) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ESE of San Juan Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Zacatal (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) N of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Encinal Colorado (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NW of Santa Maria Petapa (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) WNW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
484 km (301 mi) ESE 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||104 km||35 km al NOROESTE de MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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