Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 8.6 km east of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-04-15 01:30:12 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 17 km depth
15 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 06:30:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-15 01:30:12 (Hora de México)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.45°N / 94.94°W (Heroica Ciudad de Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SE of El Caballero Burro (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) E of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ENE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
553 km (344 mi) SE 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||17 km||9 Km Al ESTE De JUCHITAN DE ZARAGOZA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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