Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 18 km south of Matías Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 9:34 pm (GMT -6) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 18 km south of Matías Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 9:34 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 7 km depth

4 Nov 03:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
4 Nov 03:56: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: 4 Nov 2020 03:34:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 9:34 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.73°N / 94.98°W (El Morrito, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) N of El Morrito (Asunción Ixtaltepec) (pop: 423) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) W of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of El Barrio de la Soledad (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NW of La Venta (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNE of El Espinal (pop: 7,820) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (118 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
531 km (330 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 20.8°C (69 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from N
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.07 km17 Km Al SURESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.07 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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