Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 52 km southwest of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-01-27 12:28:15 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 70 km depth
28 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-27 12:28:15 (Hora de México)
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.67°N / 93.96°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Miguel Hidalgo Numero Dos (Veinte de Noviembre) (pop: 678) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) WSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Chahuites (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) W of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
689 km (428 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||70 km||51 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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