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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 19 Km Al SURESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 26 August 2020

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 19 Km Al SURESTE De  S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 26 August 2020
26 Aug 20:49 UTC: First to report: SSN after 17 minutes.
Date & time: Wednesday, 26 August 2020 20:32 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-26 15:32:04 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.67°N / 96.3°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Boca Vieja (Barra Boca Vieja) (pop: 200)
4 km (2 mi) SE of Huatunalco (Barra de Huatunalco) (pop: 100)
5 km (3 mi) SE of Barra de Cuatunalco (pop: 200)
131 km (81 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
162 km (100 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
514 km (320 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-08-26 15:32:04 (Hora de México) (26 Aug 20:32:04 UTC)M 4.6 / 8 km19 Km Al SURESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)SSN
Wed, 26 Aug 20:32 UTCM 4.6 / 8 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 19 Km Al SURESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 26 August 2020

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