Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southeast of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Mexico, on 2021-02-27 04:09:08 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 24 km depth
27 Feb 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 10:09:08 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-27 04:09:08 (Hora de México)
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.36°N / 101.41°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) S of Barra de Potosi (pop: 396) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Las Salinas (Salinas el Cuajo) (pop: 334) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of San Miguelito (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Potrerillos (pop: 264) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Papanoa (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Las Mesas (pop: 625) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) SW 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||24 km||24 Km Al SUROESTE De PETATLAN, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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