Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Santa Maria Huazolotitlan, 16 km southeast of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 14, 2021 12:16 pm (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
15 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Aug 14, 2021 12:16 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.27°N / 97.92°W↗ (Santa Maria Huazolotitlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.27°S / 82.08°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) S of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) N of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of San Lorenzo (pop: 2,080) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (11 mi) SSE of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of San Antonio Tepetlapa (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of San Pedro Amuzgos (pop: 4,930) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 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||5 km||Mexico: 16 Km Al SURESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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