Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 3.3 km southwest of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-03 04:12:43 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
3 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 10:12:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-03 04:12:43 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.15°N / 95.21°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of Colonia Santita (pop: 508) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) SSW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ENE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
552 km (343 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||5 km||4 Km Al SUROESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||5 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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