Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Michoac?n, 66 km northwest of Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas (Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán), Mexico, on 2020-10-21 04:42:32 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Oct 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 21 Oct 2020 09:42:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-21 04:42:32 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.47°N / 102.55°W (Tumbiscatio, Michoacan, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) NNW of La Guayabillera (Michoacán) (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNE of La Encinera (Michoacán) (pop: 46) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Tumbiscatio de Ruiz (Michoacán) (pop: 2,800) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Arteaga (Centro, Michoacán) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of La Mira Tumbiscatio (Michoacán) (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Aguililla (Michoacán) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SW of Cupuan del Rio (Michoacán) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NNW of Buenos Aires (Michoacán) (pop: 9,870) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SW of Morelia (Michoacán) (pop: 597,500) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 mi) WSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||10 km||53 Km Al NOROESTE De LA MIRA, MICH, Mexico||SSN|
|M 3.7||10 km||37 Km SW of La Mira Tumbiscatio, Mexico||EMSC|
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