Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 16 km west of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 4:22 am (GMT -5) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 152 km depth
17 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 4:22 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 152.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.3°N / 94.6°W↗ (Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.3°S / 85.4°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Fernando Lopez Arias (pop: 361) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) W of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) W of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WNW of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Jesus Carranza (pop: 4,020) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NE of Matias Romero Avendaño (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) SE of Xalapa (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
533 km (331 mi) ESE of Mexico City (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||152 km||Mexico: 67 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX||SSN|
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