Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Copala, 48 km west of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-05-16 00:06:11 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 29 km depth
16 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-16 00:06:11 (Hora de México)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.56°N / 98.84°W↗ (Copala, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.56°S / 81.16°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) S of Islaltepec (Las Parotas) (pop: 676) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSW of San Luis Acatlan (pop: 8,280) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) S 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||29 km||48 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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