Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 47 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 1:44 pm (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 47 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 1:44 pm (GMT -6)

Séisme faible magnitude 4.2 at 33 km depth

11 Feb 20:02 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 18 minutes.
11 Feb 20:07: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: SSN
Update Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 20:06
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 47 km south of Salina Cruz, Mexico
4.2 quake 11 Feb 1:44 pm (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 11 Feb 1:44 pm (GMT -6)
the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Mexico near Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, only 22 minutes ago. The earthquake hit around noon on Thursday 11 February 2021 at 1:44 pm local time at a moderately shallow depth of 33 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.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Concepcion Bamba (pop. 310) located 40 km from the epicenter, El Carrizal (pop. 1,300) 43 km away, El Morro (pop. 2,600) 45 km away, Salina Cruz (pop. 76,600) 47 km away, Colonia Juarez (pop. 2,800) 51 km away, San Mateo del Mar (pop. 5,700) 53 km away, Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (pop. 42,100) 64 km away, San Blas Atempa (pop. 12,000) 64 km away, and Santa Maria Mixtequilla (pop. 3,600) 70 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 11 Feb 2021 19:44:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 11 févr. 2021 13:44 (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.76°N / 95.14°W (Océan Pacifique Nord, Mexique)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km SE de Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
47 km S de Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
53 km SSO de San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
55 km SSE de Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
62 km S de Santa Rosa (pop: 2,490) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
63 km ESE de Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
64 km S de Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
64 km S de San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
88 km SO de Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
587 km SE de Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.233 km47 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, MexicoSSN

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