Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 4.6 km south of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-19 02:14:52 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 4 km depth
19 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-19 02:14:52 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.52°N / 95.11°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Rancho Nuevo (pop: 48) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) ENE of San Pedro Comitancillo (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WNW of El Espinal (pop: 7,820) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Santa Maria Mixtequilla (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
534 km (332 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||4 km||5 Km Al SUR De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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