Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - Jagüey Blanco, 1.3 km southwest of Colonia Benito Juarez, Hidalgo, Mexico, on 2020-10-01 12:37:48 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 5 km depth
2 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-01 12:37:48 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.29°N / 99.15°W (Jagüey Blanco, Hidalgo, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Jocotitlán (89 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of Colonia Benito Juarez (pop: 769) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NE of Progreso de Alvaro Obregon (Progreso) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NW of Tepatepec (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NE of Mixquiahuala de Juarez (Mixquiahuala de Juárez) (pop: 25,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) W of Actopan (pop: 29,200) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Ixmiquilpan (pop: 34,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Ajacuba (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Tlaxcoapan (pop: 14,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Pachuca (pop: 256,600) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) N of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.9||5 km||7 Km Al NORESTE De PROGRESO, HGO, Mexico||SSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.