Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - 39 km north of Matias Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-12 00:21:52 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 120 km depth
12 Feb 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2021 06:21:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-12 00:21:52 (Hora de México)
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.21°N / 95.16°W (Matias Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) SW of Palestina (pop: 190) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NW of Palomares (pop: 3,760) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Los Angeles (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NNW of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Jesus Carranza (Veracruz) (pop: 4,020) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Cuauhtémoc (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of San Felipe Cihualtepec (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
486 km (302 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||120 km||40 Km Al NOROESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.7||120 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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