Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - El Ciruelo, 5.5 km southwest of El Ciruelo, Mexico, on 2020-12-28 14:39:28 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 5 km depth
29 Dec 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 28 Dec 2020 20:39:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-12-28 14:39:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.28°N / 98.29°W (El Ciruelo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SE of El Vizcaino (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WNW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||5 km||26 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||5 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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