Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - San Miguel Peras, 34 km southwest of Santa Maria, Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico, on 2021-04-18 03:59:34 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
18 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-18 03:59:34 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.9°N / 96.99°W (San Miguel Peras, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of Barrio Rio Morales (pop: 322) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Zimatlan de Alvarez (Zimatlán de Álvarez) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Cuilapan de Guerrero (Cuilápam de Guerrero) (pop: 12,400) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Villa de Zaachila (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan (pop: 67,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Santa Maria Atzompa (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of San Antonio de la Cal (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WNW of Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 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||5 km||25 Km Al SUROESTE De CUILAPAM, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.5||5 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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