Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 18 km northwest of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 22:06:06 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 18 km northwest of San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 22:06:06 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 11 km depth

18 Oct 03:33 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 28 minutes.
18 Oct 03:42: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: SSN
Date & time: 18 Oct 2020 03:06:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-17 22:06:06 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.0
Profondeur: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.87°N / 96.58°W (Mexique)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km NE de Las Pilas (Santo Domingo de Morelos) (pop: 557)
18 km NW de San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700)
28 km W de Huatulco (pop: 7,410)
49 km WNW de Crucecita (pop: 15,100)
51 km S de Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900)
53 km E de Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900)
134 km S de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000)
479 km SE de Mexico (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 25.6°C (78 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from N
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

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.011 km19 Km Al NOROESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.011 km49 Km WNW of Crucecita, MexicoEMSC

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