Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 89 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-01-20 15:01:50 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 16 km depth
21 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-20 15:01:50 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.32°N / 93.99°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Isla San Marcos (pop: 86) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) W of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) S of La Gloria (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of El Carmen (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) SW of Villa Corzo (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
711 km (442 mi) SE of Mexico City (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) More info
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|3.7||16 km||89 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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