Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 23 Km Al ESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-16 01:21:48 (Hora de México)
Depth: 106.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.91°N / 94.83°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) E of Matías Romero (pop: 21,100)
23 km (14 mi) E of Colonia Rincón Viejo (pop: 8,500)
28 km (17 mi) NE of Nacedero (pop: 100)
144 km (89 mi) SW of Coatzacoalcos (pop: 230,700)
184 km (114 mi) W of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
534 km (332 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 06:21 UTC||M 3.4 / 106 km||23 Km Al ESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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