Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - San Miguel Chimalapa, 55 km northeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-24 14:33:29 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 15 km depth
25 Mar 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 24 Mar 2021 20:33:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-24 14:33:29 (Hora de México)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.69°N / 94.58°W (San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) ENE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) N of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
569 km (354 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||15 km||36 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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