Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - San Miguel Chimalapa, 54 km northeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-23 00:41:01 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 12 km depth
23 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-23 00:41:01 (Hora de México)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.7°N / 94.6°W (San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ENE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) E of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (352 mi) ESE 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||12 km||Mexico: 34 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX||SSN|
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