Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - San Miguel Quetzaltepec, 6.5 km northwest of Santiago Quiavicuzas, Mexico, on 2021-03-05 03:31:53 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 30 km depth
5 Mar 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 09:31:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-05 03:31:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.89°N / 95.77°W (San Miguel Quetzaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Santiago Quiavicuzas (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) E of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 1,150) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Alotepec (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ENE of San Pedro Quiatoni (pop: 2,790) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Tepuxtepec (pop: 1,810) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WSW of San Juan Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Tlahuitoltepec (pop: 3,450) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
453 km (282 mi) SE 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||76 Km Al ESTE De TLACOLULA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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