Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - San Luis Amatlan, 20 km northeast of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021 4:04 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 64 km depth
16 Nov 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021 4:04 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 64.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.42°N / 96.43°W (San Luis Amatlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.42°S / 83.57°E
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WNW of El Costoche (pop: 613) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Zoquitlan (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Santa Catarina Roatina (pop: 1,690) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) ENE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Yaxe (pop: 2,680) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Ejutla de Crespo (pop: 9,750) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of San Dionisio Ocotepec (pop: 5,460) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
440 km (273 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.8||64 km||Mexico: 20 Km Al NORESTE De MIAHUATLAN, OAX||SSN|
|3.8||64 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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