Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km SSE of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, jueves, 28 ene. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km SSE of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, jueves, 28 ene. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.3 at 16 km depth

28 Jan 02:00 UTC: Primero en informar: SSN después de 18 minutos.
Update Thu, 28 Jan 2021, 02:06
Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake 54 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Mexico
4.3 quake 27 Jan 7:41 pm (GMT -6)
4.3 quake 27 Jan 7:41 pm (GMT -6)
Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported a magnitude 4.3 quake in Mexico near Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, only 24 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early evening on Wednesday 27 January 2021 at 7:41 pm local time at a shallow depth of 16 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Barrio Nuevo (pop. 33) located 49 km from the epicenter, San Mateo del Mar (pop. 5,700) 50 km away, Colonia Juarez (pop. 2,800) 51 km away, Salina Cruz (pop. 76,600) 54 km away, San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop. 4,000) 62 km away, Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (pop. 42,100) 71 km away, and Ixtepec (pop. 25,400) 91 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 28 Jan 2021 01:41:51 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: miércoles, 27 ene 2021 19:41 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 4.3
Profundidad: 16.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 15.76°N / 94.94°W (Océano Pacífico Norte, México)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km al S de Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
54 km al SSE de Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al SE de El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
62 km al SSO de San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
64 km al SSE de Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
66 km al SSO de San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
71 km al SSE de Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
76 km al S de Heroica Ciudad de Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al SSE de San Geronimo Ixtepec (Ixtepec) (pop: 25,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
603 km al SE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 19 m/s (38 kts)
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.316 km54 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, MexicoSSN

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