Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 39 km southwest of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Friday, 5 Feb 2021 8:54 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 7 km depth
6 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 20:54:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 5 Feb 2021 8:54 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.7°N / 97.4°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) S of Vista Hermosa (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSE of El Zapotalito (pop: 980) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Santa Maria Tiltepec (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of San Gabriel Mixtepec (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
453 km (282 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||7 km||35 Km Al SUR De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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