Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 22 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 16, 2021 3:59 pm (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 13 km depth
17 Sep 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Sep 16, 2021 3:59 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.31°N / 98.26°W↗ (Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.31°S / 81.74°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) E of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
359 km (223 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||13 km||Mexico: 22 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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