Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 53 Km Al SURESTE De CARDENAS, SLP, Mexico on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-16 01:47:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.54°N / 99.49°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Jocotitlán (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) N of Jalpan (pop: 9,300)
36 km (22 mi) SE of San Ciro de Acosta (pop: 6,800)
37 km (23 mi) SE of Rayón (pop: 5,300)
141 km (88 mi) NE of Santiago de Querétaro (pop: 626,500)
168 km (104 mi) SE of San Luis Potosí (pop: 677,700)
238 km (148 mi) N of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 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 06:47 UTC||M 3.8 / 10 km||53 Km Al SURESTE De CARDENAS, SLP, Mexico||SSN|
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