Mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 689 km southeast of Mexico City, on 2021-01-13 15:16:33 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
14 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-13 15:16:33 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.23°N / 94.35°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
689 km (428 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||16 km||114 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|M 3.8||16 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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