Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Mariscala de Juarez, 35 km west of Huajuapan de Leon, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-17 00:44:25 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 52 km depth
17 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-17 00:44:25 (Hora de México)
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.84°N / 98.11°W (Mariscala de Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) S of Guadalupe la Huertilla (pop: 416) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of San Lorenzo Vista Hermosa (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Santiago Ayuquililla (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) N of San Jorge Nuchita (pop: 1,850) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Tonala (pop: 2,700) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) S of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio, Puebla) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NE of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa, Guerrero) (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WNW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (128 mi) SSE 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||52 km||Mexico: 36 Km Al OESTE De H HUAJUAPAN DE LEON, OAX||SSN|
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