Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 48 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 3 Feb 2021 6:31 pm (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 73 km depth
4 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 18:31:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 3 Feb 2021 6:31 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.17°N / 93.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SW of Pampa Honda (pop: 148) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of El Carmen (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) W of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Jaltenango de la Paz (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
783 km (487 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||73 km||49 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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