Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 10.6 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021 1:45 am (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
7 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Aug 7, 2021 1:45 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.25°N / 98.02°W↗ (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.25°S / 81.98°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ESE of El Carrizo (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of San Lorenzo (pop: 2,080) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||5 km||Mexico: 11 Km Al SURESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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