Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 36 km southeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-05 04:24:40 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 21 km depth
5 Feb 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 10:24:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-05 04:24:40 (Hora de México)
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.22°N / 94.77°W (Heroica Ciudad de Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) E of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) S of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) W of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) E of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
583 km (362 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||21 km||29 Km Al SUR De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||21 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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