Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 31 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-06 15:06:23 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 16 km depth
7 Feb 02:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 21:06:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-06 15:06:23 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.95°N / 95.03°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) S of La Reforma (pop: 210) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) ESE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) S of Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
582 km (361 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||16 km||31 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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