Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 7.1 km northwest of Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-01-18 16:26:59 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 30 km depth
19 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 18 Jan 2021 22:26:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-18 16:26:59 (Hora de México)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.52°N / 98.46°W (Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNE of Barajillas (Barajilla) (Cuajinicuilapa) (pop: 759) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) NW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Huixtepec (pop: 3,370) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Zacoalpan (pop: 4,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (206 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||30 km||19 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||30 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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