Terremoto moderado mag. 4.2 - Santiago Tapextla, 41 km W of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, lunes, 28 jun 2021 16:27 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.2 - Santiago Tapextla, 41 km W of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, lunes, 28 jun 2021 16:27 (GMT -5)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.2 at 5 km depth

28 Jun 21:49 UTC: Primero en informar: SSN después de 21 minutos.
Update Mon, 28 Jun 2021, 21:54
Moderate tremor of magnitude 4.2 just reported 41 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Mexico
4.2 quake 28 Jun 4:27 pm (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 28 Jun 4:27 pm (GMT -5)
Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Mexico near Pinotepa Nacional, Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, only 26 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the afternoon on Monday 28 June 2021 at 4:27 pm local time at a very shallow depth of 5 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Santiago Tepextla (pop. 1,400) located 1 km from the epicenter, Santo Domingo Armenta (pop. 2,600) 7 km away, and San Nicolas (pop. 3,300) 11 km away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Cuajinicuilapa (pop. 10,300) located 14 km from the epicenter, El Ciruelo (pop. 2,200) 20 km away, San Juan Bautista Lo de Soto (pop. 1,900) 21 km away, Ometepec (pop. 24,100) 38 km away, and Pinotepa Nacional (pop. 29,600) 41 km away.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 28 Jun 2021 21:27:39 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: lunes, 28 jun 2021 16:27 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 4.2
Prof.: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 16.35°N / 98.44°W (Santiago Tapextla, Estado de Oaxaca, México)
Antipode: 16.35°S / 81.56°E
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km al NE de Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
11 km al SE de San Nicolás (Guerrero) (pop: 3,270) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
14 km al S de Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al O de El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
22 km al SO de Santiago Llano Grande (pop: 1,880) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
38 km al S de Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al O de Pinotepa (pop: 29,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al SO de San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
199 km al OSO de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
350 km al SSE de Ciudad de México (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.4°C (79 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NW
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalente a 30.1 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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4.25 kmMexico: 37 Km Al SUR De OMETEPEC, GROSSN

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