Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 24 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021 3:54 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 Dec 02:08 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021 3:54 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.89°N / 97.3°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.89°S / 82.7°E
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSW of Llano Grande (pop: 349) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Aguaje del Zapote (pop: 300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of San José Vista Hermosa (Aguacatal Grande) (pop: 173) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Santiago Cuixtla (pop: 1,250) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SE of Plan de Reforma (pop: 112) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SW of San Gabriel Mixtepec (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) SSE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|2.9||10 km||Mexico: 20 Km Al SURESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX||SSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.