Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 12 km east of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-03 06:11:04 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 12 km east of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-03 06:11:04 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 39 km depth

3 Oct 11:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Oct 2020 11:11:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-03 06:11:04 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.74°N / 96.35°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of San Miguel Figueroa (pop: 1,140)
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Santa María Huatulco (pop: 7,410)
12 km (8 mi) E of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,100)
23 km (14 mi) W of Crucecita (pop: 15,100)
26 km (16 mi) SE of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070)
38 km (23 mi) SW of Santa María Xadani (pop: 5,900)
153 km (95 mi) SSE of Oaxaca City (Oaxaca de Juarez, San Miguel Chimalapa) (pop: 255,000)
505 km (314 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 23.3°C (74 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from N
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.639 km13 Km Al ESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.639 km23 Km W of Crucecita, MexicoEMSC

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Cuapinolito (Azulillo, Mexico, 10 km N of epicenter) : Very strong shaking for about 10 seconds (reported through EMSC)
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