Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 41 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-18 03:50:01 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
18 Feb 15:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 09:50:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-18 03:50:01 (Hora de México)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.83°N / 95.07°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
587 km (365 mi) SE 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||12 km||41 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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