Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - 51 Km Al SUROESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, Mexico on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-16 03:59:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.35°N / 96.7°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of Zapotengo (pop: 100)
50 km (31 mi) SW of La Lagartija (pop: 100)
51 km (31 mi) SW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,100)
185 km (115 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
191 km (119 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
522 km (324 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 08:59 UTC||M 3.9 / 18 km||51 Km Al SUROESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|Wed, 16 Sep 08:59 UTC||M 3.9 / 18 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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