Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 8.4 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, Aug 20, 2021 2:21 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 8.4 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, Aug 20, 2021 2:21 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

21 Aug 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: Aug 20, 2021 19:21:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Aug 20, 2021 2:21 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.3°N / 98.12°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.3°S / 81.88°E
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of Lo de Vera (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) E of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NW of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (107 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.110 kmMexico: 9 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAXSSN

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