Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 33 km southwest of Crucecita, Mexico, on 2021-04-16 10:57:53 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
17 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-16 10:57:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.62°N / 96.4°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) S of Zacamalin (pop: 50) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Mazunte (pop: 873) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSW of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of San José Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) ESE of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
513 km (319 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||5 km||16 Km Al SURESTE De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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