Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 124 km al SUROESTE de LA MIRA, MICH (Mexico) on Sunday, 16 August 2020
17 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-16 14:54:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.51°N / 103.37°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) SW of Chocola (pop: 100)
83 km (51 mi) SW of Cuilala de Hidalgo (pop: 200)
83 km (51 mi) SW of Pichilinguillo (pop: 100)
197 km (123 mi) SE of Colima (pop: 127,200)
199 km (124 mi) SE of Ciudad de Villa de Álvarez (pop: 117,600)
496 km (308 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-08-16 14:54:00 (Hora de México) (16 Aug 19:54:00 UTC)||M 3.4 / 10 km||124 km al SUROESTE de LA MIRA, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
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