Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Santos Reyes Nopala, 27 km north of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-04-18 12:38:04 (Hora de México) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico| Oaxaca | Mexico City
Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 27 km depth
19 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2021 17:38:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-18 12:38:04 (Hora de México)
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°N / 97.17°W (Santos Reyes Nopala, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ESE of San José Atotonilco (pop: 604) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) W of San Gabriel Mixtepec (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SE of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ENE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
424 km (264 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.6||27 km||29 Km Al NOROESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.