Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Niza Limón, 34 km north of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-26 13:52:34 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 97 km depth
27 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 19:52:34 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-26 13:52:34 (Hora de México)
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.73°N / 95.12°W (Niza Limón, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of La Ciruela (pop: 122) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
519 km (323 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||97 km||17 Km Al SUROESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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