Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Santa Maria Colotepec, 16 km east of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-03-12 04:21:24 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 15 km depth
12 Mar 14:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-12 04:21:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.82°N / 96.94°W (Santa Maria Colotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) NE of Charco Seco (pop: 208) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of El Camalote (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of San Francisco Coatlan (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) S of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
464 km (288 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||15 km||14 Km Al SURESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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