Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 3:04 pm (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 5 km depth
24 Sep 01:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 3:04 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.09°N / 98.4°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.09°S / 81.6°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Callejon de Romulo (pop: 494) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SSW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) S of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (236 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||5 km||Mexico: 46 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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