Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 4.1 km southeast of Santa Cruz Ozolotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-21 15:29:06 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
22 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-21 15:29:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.04°N / 96.28°W (Santa María Coixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NE of El Gavilan (pop: 75) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ESE of San Marcial Ozolotepec (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) N of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of San Cristobal Amatlan (pop: 4,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 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: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||9 km||33 km al NOROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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