Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 29 km west of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-02-12 14:36:12 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 2 km depth
13 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2021 20:36:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-12 14:36:12 (Hora de México)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.85°N / 100.18°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Playa Azul (pop: 247) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SSW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WSW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) SSW 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||2 km||20 Km Al SUROESTE De COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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