Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 8.4 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-12 15:26:30 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
13 Mar 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-12 15:26:30 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°N / 95.19°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Las Escolleras (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) E of Mazatlan (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
558 km (346 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||10 km||9 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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