Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 58 km east of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-02-28 03:31:28 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 59 km depth
28 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 09:31:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-28 03:31:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.02°N / 94.68°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) W of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
605 km (376 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||59 km||53 Km Al SURESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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