Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Michoac?n, 52 km southeast of Tecomán (Colima), Mexico, on 2020-10-08 15:35:52 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 55 km depth
9 Oct 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-08 15:35:52 (Hora de México)
Depth: 55.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.71°N / 103.44°W (El Chafre, Michoacan, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (91 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNE of Las Rosas Moradas (La Higuera) (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) W of El Moro (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SSW of El Salitre de Copala (pop: 128) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Coahuayana Viejo (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Coalcoman de Vazquez Pallares (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Ixtlahuacan (Colima) (pop: 2,720) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Tecoman (Colima) (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) WSW of Morelia (pop: 597,500) --> See nearby quakes!
460 km (286 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||55 km||30 Km Al OESTE De COALCOMAN, MICH, Mexico||SSN|
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