Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - San Miguel Chimalapa, 38 km north of Santo Domingo Zanatepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 4:17 am (GMT -5) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 122 km depth
12 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 4:17 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 122.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.82°N / 94.31°W↗ (San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.82°S / 85.69°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of Benito Juarez (pop: 309) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) N of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) ESE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (Veracruz) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Nueva Tenochtitlan (Rizo de Oro) (Chiapas) (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ENE of San Miguel Chimalapa (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz) (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NNE of Reforma de Pineda (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
586 km (364 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||122 km||Mexico: 64 Km Al OESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS||SSN|
|3.6||122 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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