Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 12 km southeast of Copala, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-05-18 15:31:29 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 7 km depth
19 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-18 15:31:29 (Hora de México)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.52°N / 98.92°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) S of El Papayo (pop: 188) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Barra de Tecoanapa (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Cuautepec (pop: 3,570) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW of Zoyatlan (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of San Luis Acatlan (pop: 8,280) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||7 km||Mexico: 58 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO||SSN|
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