Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 18 km south of Petatlan, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-02-28 04:19:19 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
28 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 10:19:19 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-28 04:19:19 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.38°N / 101.29°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Las Salinas (Salinas el Cuajo) (pop: 334) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Papanoa (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Las Mesas (pop: 625) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Colonia Aeropuerto (Zihuatanejo de Azueta) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of San Luis San Pedro (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SE of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 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||10 km||18 Km Al SUR De PETATLAN, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||10 km||OFFSHORE GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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