Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 30 km south of Atoyac de Alvarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-03-14 01:51:21 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 3 km depth
14 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-14 01:51:21 (Hora de México)
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.94°N / 100.4°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) S of Magueyes (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Hacienda de Cabañas (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SW of Tepetixtla (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) SSW 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||3 km||30 Km Al SUR De ATOYAC DE ALVAREZ, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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