Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 35 km north of Crucecita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-11 13:42:41 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 17 km depth
12 Aug 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-11 13:42:41 (Hora de México)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.07°N / 96.24°W (Santa Catarina, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) W of San José Ozolotepec (pop: 372) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (3 mi) E of San Antonio Ozolotepec (pop: 375) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of San Marcial Ozolotepec (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SE of San Cristobal Amatlan (pop: 4,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
483 km (300 mi) SE of Mexiko (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||17 km||35 km al NOROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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