Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 66 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-24 01:43:35 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 07:43:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-24 01:43:35 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.63°N / 94.95°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) S of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) SSW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
612 km (380 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||16 km||67 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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