Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 26 Feb 2021 10:29 am (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 15 km depth
26 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 10:29:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 26 Feb 2021 10:29 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.04°N / 94.9°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
585 km (364 mi) SE 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||15 km||35 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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