Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Texcalapa de Juárez, 23 km south of Acatlan de Osorio, Puebla, Mexico, on 2021-01-21 03:28:23 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 58 km depth
21 Jan 18:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-21 03:28:23 (Hora de México)
Depth: 58.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18°N / 98.02°W (Texcalapa de Juárez, Puebla, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NE of San Lorenzo Vista Hermosa (Oaxaca) (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Santiago Ayuquililla (Oaxaca) (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of Petlalcingo (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Santa Cruz Tacache de Mina (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,130) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of San Jeronimo Xayacatlan (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NW of Huajuapan de Leon (Oaxaca) (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of Tulcingo de Valle (pop: 5,250) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) S of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||58 km||22 Km Al SUR De ACATLAN DE OSORIO, PUE, Mexico||SSN|
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