Moderate mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 42 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 17 Feb 2021 4:51 am (GMT +0) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 1 km depth
17 Feb 14:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Date & time: 17 Feb 2021 04:51:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 17 Feb 2021 4:51 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.97°N / 97.96°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SW of Tuza (Santiago Jamiltepec) (pop: 251) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WSW of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of San Agustin Chayuco (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
404 km (251 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||1 km||42 Km Al SUR De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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