Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Zapotitlan Palmas, 11 km northwest of Ciudad de Huajuapan de Leon, Mexico, on 2021-04-27 04:40:42 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 58 km depth
27 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-27 04:40:42 (Hora de México)
Depth: 58.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.89°N / 97.84°W (Zapotitlan Palmas, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNW of Reforma (pop: 175) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NW of Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Santiago Ayuquililla (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) W of Santa Maria Camotlan (pop: 1,580) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of San Marcos Arteaga (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tonala (pop: 2,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Tamazulapam Villa del Progreso (Villa de Tamazulápam del Progreso) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio, Puebla) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||58 km||11 Km Al NOROESTE De H HUAJUAPAN DE LEON, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||58 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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