Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - Santa Maria Chimalapa, 48 km east of Matias Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-11 12:14:06 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 5 km depth
12 Feb 02:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 11 Feb 2021 18:14:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-11 12:14:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.82°N / 94.59°W (Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of San Miguel Chimalapa (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of La Venta (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) E of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NE of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (348 mi) ESE 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||5 km||45 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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