Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - Asuncion Ixtaltepec, 31 km north of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-24 00:32:47 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 2 km depth
24 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 06:32:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-24 00:32:47 (Hora de México)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.7°N / 94.92°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Santiago Ixtaltepec (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) N of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of La Venta (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NNE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
539 km (335 mi) ESE 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||2 km||23 Km Al SURESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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