Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 82 km west of Cihuatlan, Jalisco, Mexico, on 2021-02-28 02:20:35 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 8 km depth
28 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 08:20:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-28 02:20:35 (Hora de México)
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.41°N / 105.32°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Mascota (144 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) WSW of El Embrujo (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) W of Emiliano Zapata (pop: 1,340) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) S of Campo Acosta (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) S of Tomatlan (Tomatlán) (pop: 9,030) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WNW of Melaque (San Patricio) (pop: 7,570) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) W of La Huerta (pop: 7,890) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Cihuatlan (Cihuatlán) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Autlan de Navarro (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WNW of Manzanillo (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
650 km (404 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||8 km||82 Km Al OESTE De CIHUATLAN, JAL, Mexico||SSN|
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