Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 35 km west of Matías Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-09-05 15:00:21 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 69 km depth
6 Sep 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-05 15:00:21 (Hora de México)
Depth: 69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.89°N / 95.37°W (San Isidro Lachigushe, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) ENE of San Miguel (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 567) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) N of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of San Juan Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Zacatal (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WNW of Santa Maria Petapa (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NE of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
487 km (303 mi) SE 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||69 km||35 Km Al OESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
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