Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Michoac?n, 95 km southeast of Tecomán (Colima), Mexico, on 2020-08-20 09:04:09 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Michoac?n, 95 km southeast of Tecomán (Colima), Mexico, on 2020-08-20 09:04:09 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 59 km depth

20 Aug 14:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Aug 2020 14:04:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-20 09:04:09 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.36°N / 103.19°W (El Saucito, Michoacan, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) SSW of Pueblo Viejo (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Cochumala (pop: 69) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNE of Santa Cruz de Cachan (pop: 165) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Titzupan (pop: 256) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ESE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Coalcoman de Vazquez Pallares (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Aguililla (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SE of Coahuayana Viejo (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) SW of Morelia (pop: 597,500) --> See nearby quakes!
444 km (276 mi) WSW of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.159 km46 km al SUR de COALCOMAN, MICH (Mexico)SSN
M 4.159 kmMichoacan, MexicoEMSC

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