Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 29 km west of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, 12 Feb 2021 8:56 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
13 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2021 20:56:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 12 Feb 2021 8:56 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.89°N / 100.18°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SW of Playa Azul (pop: 247) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Zacualpan (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (189 mi) SSW 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||5 km||16 Km Al SUROESTE De COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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