Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Magdalena Tequisistlan, 48 km west of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-07-15 09:18:47 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
16 Jul 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 11 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-15 09:18:47 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.46°N / 95.67°W↗ (Magdalena Tequisistlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.46°S / 84.33°E↗
Nearest volcano: San Martín (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SSW of El Sauce (pop: 82) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Magdalena Tequisistlan (pop: 3,830) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of El Camaron (pop: 2,170) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) N of San Pedro Huamelula (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) ESE of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
493 km (306 mi) SE 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||16 km||Mexico: 49 Km Al NOROESTE De TEHUANTEPEC, OAX||SSN|
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