Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 52 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-23 01:20:53 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 2 km depth
23 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-23 01:20:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.15°N / 98.5°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Llano Grande (pop: 950) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) WSW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) S of El Pitahayo (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Santiago Llano Grande (pop: 1,880) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) S of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
371 km (230 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||2 km||Mexico: 52 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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