Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Santa Catarina Juquila, 36 km northwest of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-02-18 16:01:30 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 24 km depth
19 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 22:01:30 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-18 16:01:30 (Hora de México)
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°N / 97.31°W (Santa Catarina Juquila, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Junta de los Rios (pop: 193) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ESE of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) S of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
417 km (259 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||24 km||16 Km Al NORESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||24 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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