Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 6 Km Al OESTE De JUCHITAN DE ZARAGOZA, OAX, Mexico on Sunday, 18 October 2020
18 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-18 04:53:30 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.43°N / 95.07°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SW of Colonia 19 de Marzo (Colonia San José) (pop: 400)
4 km (3 mi) SE of Unidad Habitacional Ixtepec Segunda (pop: 300)
5 km (3 mi) NW of Colonia de la Amistad (pop: 200)
183 km (114 mi) SW of Minatitlán (pop: 150,900)
190 km (118 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
544 km (338 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-18 04:53:30 (Hora de México) (18 Oct 09:53:30 UTC)||M 3.4 / 16 km||6 Km Al OESTE De JUCHITAN DE ZARAGOZA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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