A major earthquake magnitude 7.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from El Coyul in Mexico. Unique identifier: at00qcdxol. Ids that are associated to the event: pt20175001, at00qcdxol. A tsunami warning has been issued near El Coyul in Mexico (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -95.9° West, 15.9° North, depth 33 km. The temblor was detected at 15:29:09 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 15:29:09 / June 23, 2020 @ 3:29 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Francisco Ixhuatan, Oaxaca de Juárez, Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán. Event epicenter was 157 km (97 miles) from Oaxaca de Juárez (c. 262 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Juchitán de Zaragoza (c. 67 600 pop), 154 km (96 miles) from Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán (c. 61 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (c. 37 400 pop), 114 km (71 miles) from San Jerónimo Ixtepec (c. 23 200 pop), 142 km (88 miles) from Matías Romero (c. 21 100 pop), 152 km (94 miles) from San Antonio de la Cal (c. 20 200 pop), 126 km (78 miles) from Puerto Escondido (c. 19 500 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz (c. 17 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
There are an estimated 15 major quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 7.0 to 7.9 may cause serious damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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