Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Azteca, 7.4 km west of Arriaga, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 31 December 2007 at 09:13 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 118 km depth
Depth: 117.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.249°N / 93.968°W (Azteca, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NW of La Coyotera (Santa Elena) (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) W of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Tiltepec (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
651 km (404 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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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|M 3.6||118 km||Chiapas, Mexico||USGS|
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