Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 74 km south of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-13 21:46:23 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 38 km depth
14 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-13 21:46:23 (Hora de México)
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.42°N / 96.9°W (Sección Cuarta, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNE of El Portillo (Tierra Blanca) (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of San Francisco Sola (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of San Simon Almolongas (pop: 1,270) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Ejutla de Crespo (pop: 9,750) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Ayoquezco de Aldama (pop: 3,830) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNW of San Francisco Coatlan (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
409 km (254 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||38 km||35 km al NOROESTE de MIAHUATLAN, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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