Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 32 km west of Puerto Madero, Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-12-25 04:42:49 (Hora de México)
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 54 km depth
25 Dec 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-12-25 04:42:49 (Hora de México)
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.62°N / 92.7°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 14.62°S / 87.3°E
Nearest volcano: Tacana (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SW of San Simon (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Francisco I. Madero (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SW of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
868 km (539 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.7||54 km||57 Km Al SUROESTE De TAPACHULA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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