Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Santo Domingo Ingenio, 37 km northeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 8 Apr 2021 2:31 am (GMT -5) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 70 km depth
8 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 8 Apr 2021 07:31:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 8 Apr 2021 2:31 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.57°N / 94.7°W (Santo Domingo Ingenio, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSW of La Blanca (pop: 1,220) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) E of La Venta (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
566 km (352 mi) ESE 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||70 km||17 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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