Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 13 km west of Melchor Ocampo del Balsas, Mexico, on 2021-03-26 13:04:53 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 70 km depth
27 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-26 13:04:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.95°N / 102.34°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Buenos Aires (pop: 9,870) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) W of Melchor Ocampo del Balsas (pop: 79,200) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of La Orilla (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Guacamayas (pop: 38,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Petacalco (pop: 2,720) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of Arteaga (Centro) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of La Union (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of La Mira Tumbiscatio (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
376 km (234 mi) WSW 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||70 km||10 Km Al SUROESTE De BUENOS AIRES, MICH, Mexico||SSN|
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