Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 44 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-05 23:18:43 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 16 km depth
6 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-05 23:18:43 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.79°N / 95.11°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) SE of Ensenada Chipehua (pop: 36) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> 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: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||16 km||45 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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