Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 82 km west of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-13 12:15:15 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
14 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-13 12:15:15 (Hora de México)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.02°N / 97.49°W↗ (San Pablo Tijaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.02°S / 82.51°E↗
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (225 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) W of Santo Domingo del Progreso (pop: 126) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of San Miguel el Grande Villa Juarez (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) W of San Mateo Sindihui (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Santiago Yosondua (pop: 1,250) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (Centro) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WNW of San Antonio Huitepec (pop: 1,590) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Santiago Amoltepec (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Santa Maria (Putla Villa de Guerrero) (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) W of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (198 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||11 km||34 Km Al SURESTE De H TLAXIACO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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