Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 1.3 km southwest of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-31 14:37:39 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Apr 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2021 20:37:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-31 14:37:39 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.55°N / 95.11°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) WNW of Colonia Niza Luba (pop: 234) --> See nearby quakes!
1 km (1 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
532 km (331 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||10 km||2 Km Al SUROESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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