Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 9 Km Al SUROESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-16 02:48:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.51°N / 95.17°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Colonia la Candelaria (pop: 100)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Colonia Niza Luba (pop: 200)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Colonia 5 de Febrero (pop: 100)
177 km (110 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
198 km (123 mi) SW of Coatzacoalcos (pop: 230,700)
530 km (329 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 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 07:48 UTC||M 3.4 / 4 km||9 Km Al SUROESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|Wed, 16 Sep 07:48 UTC||M 3.4 / 4 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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