Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - 22 km northeast of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-02-20 02:28:56 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 47 km depth
20 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 20 Feb 2021 08:28:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-20 02:28:56 (Hora de México)
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.82°N / 101.46°W (Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of La Laguna (pop: 65) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Colonia Aeropuerto (Zihuatanejo de Azueta) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) E of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) ESE of La Union (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NW of Coyuquilla Norte (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) W of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 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||47 km||22 Km Al NORESTE De ZIHUATANEJO, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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