Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 17 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-15 04:35:57 (Hora de México)
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 11 km depth
15 Oct 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-15 04:35:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.31°N / 98.21°W (El Ciruelo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.31°S / 81.79°E
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of El Conejo (pop: 38) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) W of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.8||11 km||17 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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