Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 85 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 18 Feb 2021 6:56 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 14 km depth
19 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 18:56:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 18 Feb 2021 6:56 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.03°N / 98.78°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SW of Tecoyame (pop: 249) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) S of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
380 km (236 mi) S 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||14 km||82 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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