Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - 10.1 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-08 22:38:26 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 8 km depth
9 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Date & time: 9 Feb 2021 04:38:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-08 22:38:26 (Hora de México)
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.25°N / 98.04°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WSW of El Carrizo (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) E of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||8 km||10 Km Al SUR De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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