Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 22 km east of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-07-12 03:56:23 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 2 km depth
12 Jul 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-12 03:56:23 (Hora de México)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.39°N / 94.82°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.39°S / 85.18°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) S of Chicapa de Castro (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (353 mi) SE 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: 9 Km Al SUR De UNION HIDALGO, OAX||SSN|
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