Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Santiago Niltepec, 47 km east of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-08 01:59:06 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 30 km depth
8 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 8 Feb 2021 07:59:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-08 01:59:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.53°N / 94.59°W (Santiago Niltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Santa Fe (pop: 38) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ENE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of San Pedro Tapanatepec (pop: 7,440) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
578 km (359 mi) ESE 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||30 km||26 Km Al ESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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