Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 28 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 10:57 am (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
1 Mar 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 10:57:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Mar 2021 10:57 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.9°N / 97.34°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SE of Vista Hermosa (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) W of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SE of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Tepenixtlahuaca (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
436 km (271 mi) SSE 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||9 km||16 Km Al SURESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||9 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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