Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Asuncion Ixtaltepec, 9.8 km northwest of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-12 03:36:21 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
12 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2021 09:36:21 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-12 03:36:21 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.51°N / 95.07°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) S of El Sifon (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
538 km (334 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||10 km||6 Km Al SURESTE De CD IXTEPEC, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||10 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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