Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - Chacalapa, 55 km a nord ovest da Puerto Escondido, Messico, martedì, 01 giugno 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - Chacalapa, 55 km a nord ovest da Puerto Escondido, Messico, martedì, 01 giugno 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.2 at 15 km depth

1 Jun 14:00 UTC: Primo a segnalare: SSN dopo 20 minuti.
Update Tue, 1 Jun 2021, 14:09
Moderate 4.2 quake hits near Puerto Escondido, San Pedro Mixtepec -Dto. 22 -, Oaxaca, Mexico
4.2 quake 1 Jun 8:39 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 1 Jun 8:39 am (GMT -5)
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near Puerto Escondido, San Pedro Mixtepec -Dto. 22 -, Oaxaca, Mexico, was reported only 29 minutes ago by Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Mexico. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 15 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Tuesday 1 June 2021 at 8:39 am local time. 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.2 as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in La Tona Chacalapa (pop. 70) located 3 km from the epicenter, La Luz (pop. 2,400) 7 km away, Santa Rosa de Lima (pop. 2,200) 11 km away, Rio Grande (pop. 12,900) 15 km away, San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop. 5,700) 23 km away, and Santiago (pop. 10,100) 37 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Puerto Escondido (pop. 25,900) located 55 km from the epicenter, and Pinotepa Nacional (pop. 29,600) 61 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 1 Jun 2021 13:39:54 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 2021-06-01 08:39:54 (Hora de México)
Magnitudine: 4.2
Profondità: 15.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 16.11°N / 97.53°W (Chacalapa, Oaxaca, Messico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km NE da La Tona Chacalapa (pop: 70) --> Vedi sismi vicini
10 km OSO da Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> Vedi sismi vicini
15 km NO da Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
21 km S da Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> Vedi sismi vicini
23 km SO da San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> Vedi sismi vicini
37 km ESE da Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
55 km ONO da Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
61 km ESE da Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
137 km SO da Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
406 km SSE da Città del Messico (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.1°C (83 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 0 m/s (0 kts) from NNE
Fonte dati primaria: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.215 kmMexico: 15 Km Al NOROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAXSSN
4.215 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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