Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 21 km east of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-07-18 22:54:15 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
19 Jul 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-18 22:54:15 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.37°N / 94.84°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.37°S / 85.16°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSW of Chicapa de Castro (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WNW of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ENE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (352 mi) SE 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||16 km||Mexico: 11 Km Al SUR De UNION HIDALGO, OAX||SSN|
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