Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 84 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-18 10:28:01 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
19 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-18 10:28:01 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.07°N / 98.79°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SW of Tecoyame (pop: 249) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) S of Barra de Tecoanapa (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 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||5 km||Mexico: 79 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO||SSN|
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