Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - El Espinal, 4.3 km west of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-04-24 03:37:30 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-24 03:37:30 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.43°N / 95.06°W (El Espinal, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNE of Pepe y Lolita (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (3 mi) W of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
544 km (338 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||10 km||5 Km Al OESTE De JUCHITAN DE ZARAGOZA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||10 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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