Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Santiago Huauclilla, 18 km east of Asuncion Nochixtlan, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-01-24 11:15:31 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 68 km depth
25 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-24 11:15:31 (Hora de México)
Depth: 68.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.46°N / 97.06°W (Santiago Huauclilla, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Santiago Huauclilla (pop: 233) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Asuncion (Asunción Nochixtlán) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of San Francisco Telixtlahuaca (pop: 10,600) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of San Juan Bautista Jayacatlan (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Villa de Etla (pop: 7,290) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Santa Maria Atzompa (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NW of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan (pop: 67,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NW of San Antonio de la Cal (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||68 km||50 Km Al NOROESTE De STA MARIA ATZOMPA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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