Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 34 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico on Friday, 16 October 2020
17 Oct 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-16 10:36:59 (Hora de México)
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.88°N / 95.15°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SE of Playa Brasil (pop: 200)
31 km (19 mi) SE of Guelaguechi (pop: 500)
31 km (20 mi) SE of Concepción Bamba (pop: 300)
33 km (21 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
63 km (39 mi) SW of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
577 km (359 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|
|2020-10-16 10:36:59 (Hora de México) (16 Oct 15:36:59 UTC)||M 3.8 / 63 km||34 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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