Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 6.8 km east of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 3:55 pm (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 2 km depth
6 Aug 01:01 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Aug 5, 2021 3:55 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.33°N / 97.99°W↗ (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.33°S / 82.01°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ESE of Acuautepec o Agua de la Caña (pop: 307) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) E of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) S of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WSW of San Lorenzo (pop: 2,080) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NNW of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of San Antonio Tepetlapa (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSE of San Pedro Amuzgos (pop: 4,930) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
365 km (227 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||2 km||Mexico: 7 Km Al ESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
|3.5||2 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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