Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Cuajinicuilapa, 18 km south of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-05-18 02:20:22 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
18 May 13:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-18 02:20:22 (Hora de México)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.53°N / 98.43°W (Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of El Quiza (Cuajinicuilapa) (pop: 523) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) NNW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) E of El Pitahayo (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Huixtepec (pop: 3,370) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSW of Zacoalpan (pop: 4,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (206 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||30 km||Mexico: 18 Km Al SUR De OMETEPEC, GRO||SSN|
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