Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - San Pedro Comitancillo, 17 km west of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-04-22 16:27:12 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 3 km depth
23 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-22 16:27:12 (Hora de México)
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.48°N / 95.17°W (San Pedro Comitancillo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of San Pedro Comitancillo (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SSE of Santiago Laollaga (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (110 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
532 km (330 mi) SE 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||3 km||12 Km Al SUROESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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