Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - San Gabriel Mixtepec, 27 km north of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on 2021-03-20 02:34:27 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
20 Mar 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-20 02:34:27 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.11°N / 97.08°W (San Gabriel Mixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) N of San Gabriel Mixtepec (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ESE of Santa Lucia Teotepec (pop: 1,840) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Honduras (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) N of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNW of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) W of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ENE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
428 km (266 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||5 km||27 Km Al NORTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
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