Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - El Morrito, 32 km north of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-04-23 08:22:05 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
24 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-23 08:22:05 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.72°N / 94.98°W (El Morrito, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) S of El Morrito (Asunción Ixtaltepec) (pop: 423) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Petapa (pop: 5,430) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
532 km (331 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||5 km||18 Km Al SURESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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