Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 23 km west of Matías Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-08 13:05:32 (Hora de México)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 104 km depth
9 Oct 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
|Date & time||Oct 8, 2020 18:05:32 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter||2020-10-08 13:05:32 (Hora de México)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.95°N / 95.24°W (Platanillo, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.95°S / 84.76°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||San Martín (181 km / 112 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||1 km (1 mi) NNW of Rio del Sol (pop: 356) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
16 km (10 mi) W of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Petapa (pop: 5,430) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Matias Romero Avendaño (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (18 mi) SW of Palomares (pop: 3,760) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (28 mi) NNW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (38 mi) NNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
70 km (43 mi) N of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
158 km (98 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
495 km (307 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.1||104 km||22 Km Al NOROESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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