Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 16 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-15 14:27:46 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
16 Mar 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-15 14:27:46 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.2°N / 98.08°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) NE of Huerta Clavel (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) W of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ESE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SW of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
376 km (234 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||10 km||16 Km Al SUR De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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