Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - 13 km east of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-02-18 13:50:58 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 36 km depth
19 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 19:50:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-18 13:50:58 (Hora de México)
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.62°N / 101.43°W (Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (225 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ESE of Fraccionamiento Ayocuan (Zihuatanejo de Azueta) (pop: 229) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Potrerillos (pop: 264) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) E of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Coyuquilla Norte (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SE of La Union (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) W of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) SW 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||36 km||13 Km Al ESTE De ZIHUATANEJO, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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