Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 36 km southeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-16 15:10:09 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 57 km depth
17 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2021 21:10:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-16 15:10:09 (Hora de México)
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.16°N / 94.85°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) S of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ESE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) E of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) ESE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
581 km (361 mi) SE 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||57 km||35 Km Al SUR De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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