Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Santiago Niltepec, 51 km northeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-03 01:41:27 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 13 km depth
3 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 3 Mar 2021 07:41:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-03 01:41:27 (Hora de México)
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.63°N / 94.59°W (Santiago Niltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) ESE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNW of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ENE of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
572 km (355 mi) ESE 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||13 km||30 Km Al NORESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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