Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 2.8 km west of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-22 13:58:38 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 18 km depth
23 Oct 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-22 13:58:38 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.56°N / 95.13°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) N of Colonia Llano Grande (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) W of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||18 km||3 Km Al OESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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