Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 36 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-27 03:07:35 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 4 km depth
27 Feb 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 09:07:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-27 03:07:35 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.86°N / 95.11°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
582 km (362 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||4 km||37 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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