Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 22 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-05 23:57:21 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 48 km depth
6 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 05:57:21 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-05 23:57:21 (Hora de México)
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.98°N / 95.17°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
568 km (353 mi) SE 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||48 km||23 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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