Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 22 km southwest of Rio Grande, Mexico, on 2021-02-23 14:33:54 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 20:33:54 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-23 14:33:54 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.92°N / 97.62°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of El Zapotalito (pop: 980) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) S of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SE of José Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
422 km (262 mi) SSE 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||16 km||22 Km Al SUROESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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