Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Ciruela, 22 km northeast of Niltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-11-24 00:03:03 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 120 km depth
24 Nov 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-11-24 00:03:03 (Hora de México)
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.73°N / 94.5°W (San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) NW of 5 de Noviembre (La Cristalina) (pop: 34) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NE of La Blanca (pop: 1,220) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of San Miguel Chimalapa (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
574 km (357 mi) ESE of Mexiko (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||120 km||45 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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