Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Ciudad Ixtepec, 15 km northwest of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-04-16 02:18:00 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 72 km depth
16 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2021 07:18:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-16 02:18:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 72.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.52°N / 95.13°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Frente al Tecnologico (pop: 56) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 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: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||72 km||5 Km Al SUROESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.5||72 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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