Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 96 km southeast of Tecomán, Colima, Mexico, on 2020-08-10 04:30:48 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 5 km depth
10 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-10 04:30:48 (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!
29 km (18 mi) S of Cobigenes (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of San Pedro Naranjestil (pop: 632) --> 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!
476 km (296 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.8||5 km||75 km al SUROESTE de COALCOMAN, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.8||5 km||Offshore Michoacan, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Cancún (1738.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)