2.8 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 37 km southeast of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-03-19 14:02:38 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 27 km depth
20 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-19 14:02:38 (Hora de México)
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.68°N / 96.79°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) S of Guapinole (pop: 212) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSW of San Francisco Cozoaltepec (pop: 2,120) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of San José Piedras Negras (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of San Isidro Apango (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
485 km (301 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||27 km||36 Km Al SURESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
User reports for this quake (1)
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