Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Silacayoapam, Oaxaca, 45 km northeast of Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-04-23 14:24:15 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 60 km depth
24 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-23 14:24:15 (Hora de México)
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.81°N / 98.26°W (Silacayoapam, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSE of San Juan la Ciénega (pop: 602) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) W of Santa Cruz Tacache de Mina (pop: 2,130) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNE of Ahuehuetitlan (pop: 1,970) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of San Jorge Nuchita (pop: 1,850) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán, Guerrero) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán, Guerrero) (pop: 6,060) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Tulcingo de Valle (Puebla) (pop: 5,250) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa, Guerrero) (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) WNW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||60 km||44 Km Al NORESTE De TLAPA, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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