Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 14 km northwest of Rio Grande, Mexico, on 2021-04-18 00:06:05 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 14 km depth
18 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2021 05:06:05 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-18 00:06:05 (Hora de México)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.08°N / 97.54°W (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of La Tona Chacalapa (pop: 70) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) WSW of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Santiago Yaitepec (pop: 4,120) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
409 km (254 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||14 km||14 Km Al NOROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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