Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, 44 km northwest of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Mexico, on 2021-05-27 14:43:44 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 130 km depth
28 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-27 14:43:44 (Hora de México)
Depth: 130.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.84°N / 94.1°W (Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) NNW of Los Cimientos (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) N of Nueva Tenochtitlan (Rizo de Oro) (Chiapas) (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Lazaro Cardenas (Chiapas) (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) SSE of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (Veracruz) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Villamorelos (Chiapas) (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (Chiapas) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NE of Reforma de Pineda (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) E of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
604 km (376 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||130 km||Mexico: 44 Km Al NOROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS||SSN|
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