Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 23 km northwest of Rio Grande, Mexico, on 2021-04-30 14:45:58 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 18 km depth
1 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-30 14:45:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.16°N / 97.59°W (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of San Francisco de Arriba (pop: 208) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Santiago Yaitepec (pop: 4,120) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
398 km (248 mi) SSE 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||18 km||24 Km Al NOROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||18 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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