Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 20 km northwest of Rio Grande, Mexico, on 2021-05-05 16:32:44 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
6 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-05 16:32:44 (Hora de México)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.16°N / 97.54°W (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) W of Duva-Yoo (pop: 215) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ESE of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
401 km (249 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||12 km||20 Km Al NOROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||12 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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