Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - 0.8 km northeast of Cañada el Temascal, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-07 13:16:16 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 62 km depth
8 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-07 13:16:16 (Hora de México)
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.8°N / 97.55°W↗ (San Pedro Nopala, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.8°S / 82.45°E↗
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ENE of Cañada el Temascal (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Tamazulapam Villa del Progreso (Villa de Tamazulápam del Progreso) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Villa Tejupam de la Union (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Santa Maria Camotlan (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NE of San Andrés Dinicuiti (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) NNE of Chilapa (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of Santiago Yolomécatl (pop: 1,880) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) NW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||62 km||21 Km Al SUROESTE De TEPELMEME, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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