Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Asuncion Ixtaltepec, 7.5 km northwest of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-25 03:53:04 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 68 km depth
25 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 25 Feb 2021 09:53:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-25 03:53:04 (Hora de México)
Depth: 68.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.47°N / 95.08°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NE of Unidad Habitacional Ixtepec Segunda (pop: 346) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) WNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
540 km (336 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||68 km||8 Km Al NOROESTE De JUCHITAN DE ZARAGOZA, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||68 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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