Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 33 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-05 01:48:02 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 30 km depth
5 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-05 01:48:02 (Hora de México)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.94°N / 95.01°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SSE of La Reforma (pop: 210) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ESE of Mazatlan (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
584 km (363 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||30 km||34 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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