Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Santo Domingo Ingenio, 33 km northeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-02 02:56:00 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 2 Mar 2021 08:56:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-02 02:56:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.57°N / 94.74°W (Santo Domingo Ingenio, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Barrio Ventero (pop: 102) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) E of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) E of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
563 km (350 mi) ESE 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||15 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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