Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-16 04:29:13 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
16 Feb 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2021 10:29:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-16 04:29:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.08°N / 98.48°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) S of Llano Grande (pop: 950) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WSW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) S of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) S of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Santiago Llano Grande (pop: 1,880) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Barra de Tecoanapa (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SW of San Pedro Jicayan (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (235 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||16 km||54 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||16 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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