Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 21 km south of Paredon, Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-01-14 00:13:53 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 88 km depth
14 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-14 00:13:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.88°N / 93.94°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SW of General Lazaro Cardenas (Vuelta Rica) (pop: 265) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of La Gloria (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (57 mi) SSW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
677 km (420 mi) SE of Mexico City (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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|3.8||88 km||30 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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