Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 25 km southwest of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-05-14 10:40:58 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
15 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-14 10:40:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.69°N / 97.21°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Los Manantiales (La Pita) (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) S of San José Manialtepec (pop: 933) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SW of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
463 km (288 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||25 Km Al SUROESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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