Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 5.1 km west of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-19 10:51:24 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-19 10:51:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.55°N / 95.15°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of Rancho Mormon (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) WSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) W of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
529 km (329 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||10 km||5 Km Al OESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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