Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - 42 km northeast of Lagunillas, Zulia, Venezuela, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 21:47 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 18 km depth
6 May 22:16 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 29 minutes.
Depth: 17.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.36°N / 70.95°W (Zulia, Venezuela)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) NE of Lagunillas (pop: 44,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Cabimas (pop: 200,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Santa Rita (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ESE of Maracaibo (pop: 2,225,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WNW of Carora (Lara) (pop: 93,800) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNW of Valera (Trujillo) (pop: 93,800) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SSW of Oraniestat (Oranjestad-West, Aruba) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (182 mi) SW of Willemstad (Curaçao) (pop: 125,000) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) SW of Kralendijk (Bonaire, Caribbean Netherlands) (pop: 3,080) --> See nearby quakes!
446 km (277 mi) W of Caracas (Distrito Federal) (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||18 km||35 Km Al Sur De Mene De Mauroa, Venezuela||FUNVISIS|
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