Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 443 km south of Mexico City, Ciudad de México, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 13:32:49 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 443 km south of Mexico City, Ciudad de México, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 13:32:49 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Oct 18:42 UTC: Premier à signaler: SSN après 10 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Oct 2020 06:32:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-17 13:32:49 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.0
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.63°N / 97.88°W (Mexique)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km SSW de El Azufre (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 524)
47 km S de Tuza (Santiago Jamiltepec) (pop: 251)
62 km SSW de La Luz (pop: 2,440)
73 km S de Santiago (pop: 10,100)
81 km SSE de Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600)
89 km S de Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,530)
90 km WSW de Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900)
443 km SSE de Mexico (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.6°C (83 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: SSN
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

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.010 km64 Km Al SUROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.010 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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