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Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 23 km southwest of Ejido, Municipio Campo Elias, Mérida, Venezuela, on Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 at 10:23 am (GMT -4) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 23 km southwest of Ejido, Municipio Campo Elias, Mérida, Venezuela, on Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 at 10:23 am (GMT -4) Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 23 km southwest of Ejido, Municipio Campo Elias, Mérida, Venezuela, on Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 at 10:23 am (GMT -4)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 1 km depth

21 Oct 14:52 UTC: First to report: FUNVISIS after 29 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 21, 2021 14:23:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 at 10:23 am (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 1.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.44°N / 71.42°W (Mérida, Venezuela)
Antipode: 8.44°S / 108.58°E
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Ejido (Estado Mérida) (pop: 106,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Mucumpiz (Estado Mérida) (pop: 215,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of El Vigia (Estado Mérida) (pop: 59,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Santiago de los Caballeros de Merida (Estado Mérida) (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of San Carlos del Zulia (pop: 56,600) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ENE of La Fria (García de Hevia, Táchira) (pop: 27,100) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) ENE of Colon (Táchira) (pop: 38,200) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NE of San Cristobal (Táchira) (pop: 246,600) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) W of Barinas (pop: 353,400) --> See nearby quakes!
548 km (340 mi) WSW of Caracas (Distrito Federal) (pop: 3,000,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 23.8°C (75 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from W
Primary data source: FUNVISIS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.01.3 kmVenezuela: 31 Km Al Sureste De El VigiaFUNVISIS

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