Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Magdalena Tlacotepec, 23 km west of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 6 Feb 2021 10:22 pm (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 94 km depth
7 Feb 02:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 22:22:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 6 Feb 2021 10:22 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 94.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.5°N / 95.22°W (Magdalena Tlacotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) W of Colonia Deportivo (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) ENE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
526 km (327 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||94 km||15 Km Al SUROESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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