Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 7.6 km northeast of Cuauhtémoc, Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 04:26:40 (Hora de México) -
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 31 km depth
17 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-17 04:26:40 (Hora de México)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.13°N / 94.82°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (165 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of La Esmeralda (Santa María Chimalapa) (pop: 588)
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Cuauhtémoc (pop: 2,260)
26 km (16 mi) E of Palomares (pop: 3,760)
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Donaji (pop: 2,360)
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540)
36 km (23 mi) NE of Matías Romero (pop: 21,100)
120 km (75 mi) SSW of Coatzacoalcos (pop: 230,700)
522 km (324 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.5||31 km||37 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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