Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 275 km southeast of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-08-17 15:21:00 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 23 km depth
18 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-17 15:21:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.79°N / 98.48°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
153 km (95 mi) SSW of El Azufre (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 524)
178 km (111 mi) SSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600)
180 km (112 mi) SSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100)
187 km (116 mi) S of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 9,390)
193 km (120 mi) SW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900)
211 km (131 mi) S of Ometepec (pop: 24,100)
275 km (171 mi) SE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
520 km (323 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||23 km||176 km al SUROESTE de RIO GRANDE, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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