Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Playa Vicente, Veracruz, 49 km south of Loma Bonita, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 1:43 am (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 1:43 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.67°N / 95.8°W↗ (Playa Vicente, Veracruz, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.67°S / 84.2°E↗
Nearest volcano: San Martín (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) ESE of Santa Rosa (pop: 406) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Boca del Monte (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Santa Teresa (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Venustiano Carranza (Playa Vicente, Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 9,080) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) WSW of Abasolo del Valle (pop: 3,690) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of Isla (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) S of Loma Bonita (Oaxaca) (pop: 31,500) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of Tuxtepec (Oaxaca) (pop: 101,800) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) SSE of Xalapa (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
402 km (250 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||10 km||Mexico: 49 Km Al SUROESTE De ISLA, VER||SSN|
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