Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 85 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-15 12:22:25 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 16 km depth
16 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 15 Feb 2021 18:22:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-15 12:22:25 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.62°N / 94.65°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
636 km (395 mi) SE 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||16 km||85 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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