Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 96 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-03 12:20:18 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 72 km depth
4 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 18:20:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-03 12:20:18 (Hora de México)
Depth: 72.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.01°N / 93.14°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) WSW of La Lupe (pop: 144) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
804 km (499 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||72 km||55 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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