Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 17 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico on Thursday, 15 October 2020
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 (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) W of Motillas (pop: 200)
4 km (3 mi) SE of Lagunillas (pop: 500)
4 km (3 mi) SE of El Tamarindo (pop: 200)
179 km (111 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
191 km (119 mi) SE of Acapulco de Juárez (pop: 652,100)
360 km (224 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-15 04:35:57 (Hora de México) (15 Oct 09:35:57 UTC)||M 3.8 / 11 km||17 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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