Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - San Lorenzo Victoria, 6.1 km west of San Jorge Nuchita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-23 00:39:07 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 50 km depth
23 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-23 00:39:07 (Hora de México)
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.67°N / 98.16°W (San Lorenzo Victoria, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) W of San Lorenzo (pop: 506) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) WNW of San Jorge Nuchita (pop: 1,850) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Ahuehuetitlan (pop: 1,970) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Santa Cruz Tacache de Mina (pop: 2,130) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Silacayoapam (pop: 2,090) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) W of Santo Domingo Tonala (pop: 2,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Tlalixtaquilla (Guerrero) (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of San Sebastian (pop: 2,400) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) WNW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||50 km||Mexico: 43 Km Al SUROESTE De H HUAJUAPAN DE LEON, OAX||SSN|
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