Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 44 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-22 11:40:07 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 30 km depth
23 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 22 Feb 2021 17:40:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-22 11:40:07 (Hora de México)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.8°N / 95.07°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
590 km (366 mi) SE 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||30 km||44 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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