Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 31 km southeast of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-04-09 14:28:20 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
10 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 9 Apr 2021 19:28:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-09 14:28:20 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.7°N / 96.85°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Agua Blanca (Santa María Colotepec) (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of San José Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSW of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
480 km (298 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||5 km||29 Km Al SURESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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