Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Santa Maria Temaxcaltepec, 34 km north of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Saturday, 20 Mar 2021 8:23 am (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 31 km depth
20 Mar 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 20 Mar 2021 08:23:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 20 Mar 2021 8:23 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.17°N / 97.16°W (Santa Maria Temaxcaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) N of Cañada de Guadalupe (pop: 598) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of San Gabriel Mixtepec (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NNE of Santiago Cuixtla (pop: 1,250) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Honduras (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) E of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ENE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
418 km (260 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||31 km||34 Km Al NORESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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