Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - 23 Km Al SUROESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico on Friday, 16 October 2020
17 Oct 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-16 13:26:32 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.09°N / 95.39°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of El Morro (pop: 2,600)
3 km (2 mi) N of El Carrizal (pop: 1,300)
5 km (3 mi) SE of San Vicente (pop: 400)
23 km (14 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
179 km (111 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
543 km (337 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-16 13:26:32 (Hora de México) (16 Oct 18:26:32 UTC)||M 3.9 / 10 km||23 Km Al SUROESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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