Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 37 km southwest of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-02-22 13:30:57 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
23 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-22 13:30:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.69°N / 97.37°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) S of Vista Hermosa (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of San José Manialtepec (pop: 933) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) S of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Cerro del Aire (pop: 1,540) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of San Gabriel Mixtepec (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
456 km (283 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||5 km||37 Km Al SUR De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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