Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 21 km north of Santa María Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-08-31 15:55:47 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Sep 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-31 15:55:47 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.02°N / 96.33°W (San Mateo Piñas, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of San Cristobal Alto (pop: 83) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SE of San Marcial Ozolotepec (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) W of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of San Cristobal Amatlan (pop: 4,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
481 km (299 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||10 km||33 Km Al NORESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.8||10 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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