Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - Coyuca de Benitez, 23 km north of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-02-26 10:59:50 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 51 km depth
27 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 16:59:50 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-26 10:59:50 (Hora de México)
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.05°N / 99.94°W (Coyuca de Benitez, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (230 km / 143 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) E of Agua Zarca (pop: 519) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (7 mi) NNE of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SE of Tepetixtla (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NW of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||51 km||16 Km Al NORESTE De COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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