Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - San Francisco Ixhuatan, 48 km east of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-02 09:07:41 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 11 km depth
3 May 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 11 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-02 09:07:41 (Hora de México)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.42°N / 94.57°W (San Francisco Ixhuatan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSE of Las Palmas (pop: 445) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NW of San Francisco del Mar (pop: 4,720) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) ENE of Guamuchil (pop: 1,830) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) E of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) E of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) ESE of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
587 km (365 mi) SE 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||11 km||29 Km Al ESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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