Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 119 km east of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-22 14:07:08 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 70 km depth
23 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-22 14:07:08 (Hora de México)
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.86°N / 95.63°W (Las Lagunas, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of El Limon (pop: 48) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) E of Santiago Quiavicuzas (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of San Juan Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
467 km (290 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||70 km||63 Km Al OESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.7||70 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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