Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Piaxtla, 24 km west of Acatlan de Osorio, Puebla, Mexico, on Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 12:53 pm (GMT -5) -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 38 km depth
24 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 12:53 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.14°N / 98.27°W↗ (Piaxtla, Puebla, Mexico)
Antipode: 18.14°S / 81.73°E↗
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Inopilco (pop: 104) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NNE of El Progreso (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Guadalupe Santa Ana (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Tulcingo de Valle (pop: 5,250) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NE of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán, Guerrero) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Petlalcingo (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Ciudad de Chiautla de Tapia (Chiautla de Tapia) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) S of Puebla de Zaragoza (pop: 1,434,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||38 km||Mexico: 24 Km Al SUROESTE De ACATLAN DE OSORIO, PUE||SSN|
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