Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 104 km south of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico, on 2020-10-22 03:37:58 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 139 km depth
22 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-22 03:37:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 139.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.22°N / 94.5°W (Las Cuevas, Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) N of Alegre las Flores (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SW of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SE of Poblado Cinco (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Cuauhtémoc (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
547 km (340 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||139 km||69 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|M 3.6||139 km||8 Km SW of Poblado 10, Mexico||EMSC|
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