Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, 48 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-02-15 03:09:16 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 18 km depth
15 Feb 14:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 15 Feb 2021 09:09:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-15 03:09:16 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.03°N / 97.49°W (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) NE of Los Limones (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SSW of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Santiago Yaitepec (pop: 4,120) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
416 km (258 mi) SSE 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||18 km||7 Km Al NOROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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