Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 58 km southeast of La Placita de Morelos, Mexico, on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 3:16 pm (GMT -5) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 4 km depth
16 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 3:16 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.14°N / 103.22°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 18.14°S / 76.78°E↗
Nearest volcano: Colima (159 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Chocola (pop: 71) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Cuilala de Hidalgo (pop: 209) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SE of Maruata (pop: 590) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Cuirla (La Changunguera de Cardenas) (pop: 138) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Boca de la Manzanilla (La Manzanilla Dos) (pop: 107) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Los Limones (pop: 57) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Motin del Oro (pop: 239) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Salitre de Estopica (pop: 202) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
454 km (282 mi) WSW of Mexico (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||4 km||Mexico: 71 Km Al SUR De COALCOMAN, MICH||SSN|
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