Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 98 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico on Friday, 16 October 2020
16 Oct 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-16 04:22:25 (Hora de México)
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.37°N / 94.83°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) S of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 0)
94 km (59 mi) S of Mariano Oviedo Juárez (pop: 100)
95 km (59 mi) SE of Concepción Bamba (pop: 300)
98 km (61 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
120 km (75 mi) S of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
642 km (399 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]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-16 04:22:25 (Hora de México) (16 Oct 09:22:25 UTC)||M 3.8 / 48 km||98 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|Fri, 16 Oct 09:22 UTC||M 3.8 / 48 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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