Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-18 14:32:50 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
19 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 20:32:50 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-18 14:32:50 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.12°N / 98.45°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Callejon de Romulo (pop: 494) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) S of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSW of Santiago Llano Grande (pop: 1,880) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of El Pitahayo (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 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||5 km||49 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||5 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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