Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - Michoac?n, 36 km northwest of Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas (Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán), Mexico, on 2020-10-26 04:01:10 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
26 Oct 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2020 10:01:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-26 04:01:10 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.25°N / 102.4°W (Ранчо Вијехо, Michoacan, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (139 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Chiquihuitillo (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SW of Arteaga (Centro) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Tumbiscatio de Ruiz (pop: 2,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NW of Guacamayas (pop: 38,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of La Orilla (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NNW of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 79,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of La Mira Tumbiscatio (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SE of Aguililla (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SW of Morelia (pop: 597,500) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (229 mi) WSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||5 km||25 Km Al NOROESTE De LA MIRA, MICH, Mexico||SSN|
|M 4.0||5 km||36 Km NNW of Ciudad Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico||EMSC|
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