Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Oaxaca, 108 km southwest of Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz), Mexico, on 2020-10-19 11:00:43 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 123 km depth
20 Oct 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-19 11:00:43 (Hora de México)
Depth: 123.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.58°N / 95.27°W (Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNW of Arroyo Peña Amarilla (Oaxaca) (pop: 598) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) N of El Porvenir (Oaxaca) (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of El Paraiso (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NE of San Felipe Cihualtepec (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Jesus Carranza (pop: 4,020) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Sayula de Aleman (Centro) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Acayucan (pop: 50,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Isla (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
456 km (283 mi) ESE 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||123 km||47 Km Al SUROESTE De SAYULA DE ALEMAN, VER, Mexico||SSN|
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