Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Santiago Tapextla, 46 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-14 01:01:27 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
14 May 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-14 01:01:27 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.31°N / 98.48°W↗ (Santiago Tapextla, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.31°S / 81.52°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) W of Llano Grande (pop: 950) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of San Nicolas (Guerrero) (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SW of Santiago Llano Grande (pop: 1,880) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 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||5 km||42 Km Al SUR De OMETEPEC, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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