Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 11 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-20 04:12:18 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 5 km depth
20 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-20 04:12:18 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.24°N / 98.04°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of El Carrizo (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) WNW of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) E of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SW of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) ESE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
373 km (232 mi) SSE 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||5 km||Mexico: 11 Km Al SUR De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
|3.4||5 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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