Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 11 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 11:52 am (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 21 km depth
6 Aug 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 11:52 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.35°N / 98.16°W↗ (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.35°S / 81.84°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSW of Lo de Riaño (pop: 37) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) ENE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) SSE 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||21 km||Mexico: 11 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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