Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km southeast of La Placita de Morelos, Mexico, on Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 3:37 am (GMT -5) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
14 Oct 13:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 3:37 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.13°N / 103.4°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 18.13°S / 76.6°E↗
Nearest volcano: Colima (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Maruata (pop: 590) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Santa Cruz de Cachan (pop: 165) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Motin del Oro (pop: 239) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) S of Cobigenes (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of San Pedro Naranjestil (pop: 632) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Cuilala de Hidalgo (pop: 209) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Ixtapilla (pop: 165) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Salitre de Estopica (pop: 202) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
472 km (294 mi) WSW of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||9 km||Mexico: 76 Km Al SUROESTE De COALCOMAN, MICH||SSN|
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