Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, 22 km south of Poblado 10, Mexico, on 2021-02-27 04:37:53 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 131 km depth
27 Feb 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 10:37:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-27 04:37:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.09°N / 94.53°W (Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Alegre las Flores (Veracruz) (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Poblado Cinco (Veracruz) (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Poblado 10 (Veracruz) (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz) (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (Veracruz) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) E of Cuauhtémoc (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of San Miguel Chimalapa (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
551 km (342 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||131 km||60 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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