Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 18 km southwest of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-07-23 03:36:39 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 7 km depth
23 Jul 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-23 03:36:39 (Hora de México)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.77°N / 97.21°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.77°S / 82.79°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SW of Los Manantiales (La Pita) (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SE of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SW of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of San Francisco Coatlan (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
455 km (283 mi) SSE 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||7 km||Mexico: 18 Km Al SUROESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX||SSN|
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