Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Michoac?n, 79 km southeast of Tecomán (Colima), Mexico, on 2020-08-30 04:28:47 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 49 km depth
30 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-30 04:28:47 (Hora de México)
Depth: 49.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.39°N / 103.38°W (Aquila, Michoacan, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Marialito (Michoacán) (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Cobigenes (Michoacán) (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNE of Colola (Michoacán) (pop: 632) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of La Placita de Morelos (Michoacán) (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Coalcoman de Vazquez Pallares (Centro, Michoacán) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Coahuayana Viejo (Michoacán) (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SE of Tecoman (Colima) (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE of Ciudad de Armeria (Ciudad de Armería, Colima) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) WSW of Morelia (Michoacán) (pop: 597,500) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) WSW of 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||49 km||49 Km Al SUROESTE De COALCOMAN, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.6||49 km||Michoacan, Mexico||EMSC|
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