Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 17 km west of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 9:51 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 15 km depth
24 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 21:51:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 9:51 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.86°N / 100.07°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SW of Colonia Luces en el Mar (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) S of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) W of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||15 km||17 Km Al SUR De COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
|3.7||15 km||OFFSHORE GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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