Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 40 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2021-03-22 03:35:06 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 27 km depth
22 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-22 03:35:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.82°N / 95.17°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
581 km (361 mi) SE 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||27 km||40 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||27 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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