Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 63 km north of Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-19 15:22:10 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 76 km depth
20 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-19 15:22:10 (Hora de México)
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.63°N / 96.67°W (San Juan Bautista Atatlahuca, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) W of San Francisco la Reforma (pop: 356) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of San Pedro Sochiapam (pop: 1,840) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of San Miguel Abejones (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of San Felipe Usila (pop: 4,840) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNE of San Francisco Telixtlahuaca (pop: 10,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) N of Santa Maria Atzompa (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) N of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) N of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan (pop: 67,100) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SW of San Juan Bautista (pop: 101,800) --> See nearby quakes!
327 km (203 mi) SE of Mexiko (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||76 km||59 Km Al NORTE De STA MARIA ATZOMPA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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