Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - 2.6 km west of El Ciruelo, Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-12-30 00:19:00 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
30 Dec 14:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 30 Dec 2020 06:19:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-12-30 00:19:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.31°N / 98.28°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
358 km (223 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||9 km||25 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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