Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - Ciudad Hidalgo, 28 km south of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-01-23 16:43:50 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 81 km depth
24 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-23 16:43:50 (Hora de México)
Depth: 81.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.66°N / 92.18°W (Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of El Campito (pop: 645) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) SW of Frontera Diaz (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNE of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Coatepeque (Quetzaltenango, Guatemala) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) W of Colomba (Quetzaltenango, Guatemala) (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
909 km (565 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||81 km||3 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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