Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 19 km south of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Mexico, on 2021-05-09 16:42:24 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 23 km depth
10 May 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-09 16:42:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.47°N / 101.53°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) SW of Barra de Potosi (pop: 396) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of San Miguelito (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Potrerillos (pop: 264) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) S of Las Ollas (pop: 207) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Las Salinas (Salinas el Cuajo) (pop: 334) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
334 km (208 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||23 km||19 Km Al SUR De ZIHUATANEJO, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
|3.5||23 km||OFFSHORE GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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