Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 13 km northwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, Aug 6, 2021 4:32 am (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 12 km depth
6 Aug 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Aug 6, 2021 4:32 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.39°N / 98.16°W↗ (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.39°S / 81.84°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNE of El Ranchito (pop: 130) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WSW of San Pedro Jicayan (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WNW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) SE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (219 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||12 km||Mexico: 12 Km Al NOROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
|3.5||12 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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