Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Petatlan, 27 km northeast of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Mexico, on 2021-03-23 22:07:28 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 47 km depth
24 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Date & time: 24 Mar 2021 04:07:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-23 22:07:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.74°N / 101.32°W (Petatlan, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ENE of La Ciénega de Lopez (pop: 71) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of La Laja (Buenavista) (pop: 216) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NE of Colonia Aeropuerto (Zihuatanejo de Azueta) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Coyuquilla Norte (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) W of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||47 km||23 Km Al NORTE De PETATLAN, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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