Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Guevea de Humboldt, 38 km west of Matias Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-23 07:36:24 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 44 km depth
24 May 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-23 07:36:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.86°N / 95.4°W↗ (Guevea de Humboldt, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.86°S / 84.6°E↗
Nearest volcano: San Martín (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Arroyo Viron (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNW of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) W of Santo Domingo Petapa (pop: 5,430) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) N of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) E of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
487 km (302 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||44 km||Mexico: 39 Km Al OESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX||SSN|
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