Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 56 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-04-22 02:12:25 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 5 km depth
22 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-22 02:12:25 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.96°N / 98.4°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.96°S / 81.6°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) S of Callejon de Romulo (pop: 494) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) SSW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) S of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) SSE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) S of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||5 km||56 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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