Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - El Barrio de la Soledad, 7.7 km south of Matias Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-05-26 04:36:05 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
26 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-26 04:36:05 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.81°N / 95.03°W (El Barrio de la Soledad, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) WNW of Chivaniza (pop: 167) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) E of Santo Domingo Petapa (pop: 5,430) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNW of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) E of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
522 km (324 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||5 km||Mexico: 7 Km Al SUR De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX||SSN|
|3.6||5 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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