Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Jesus Carranza, Veracruz, 46 km north of Matias Romero, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-20 02:17:33 (Hora de México) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico| Veracruz | Oaxaca | Mexico City
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 122 km depth
20 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 20 Feb 2021 08:17:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-20 02:17:33 (Hora de México)
Depth: 122.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.27°N / 94.9°W (Jesus Carranza, Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) ENE of Cuaclan (pop: 121) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) ENE of Donaji (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,360) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Cuauhtémoc (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Palomares (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,760) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Jesus Carranza (pop: 4,020) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of San Juan Guichicovi (Oaxaca) (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
329 km (205 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
507 km (315 mi) ESE 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.6||122 km||47 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.