Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 40 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-05 02:48:11 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 89 km depth
5 Feb 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 08:48:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-05 02:48:11 (Hora de México)
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.11°N / 93.07°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Barranquilla (pop: 50) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of La Palma (pop: 678) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Absalon Castellanos Dominguez (pop: 481) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Nicolas Bravo Uno Anexo Emiliano Zapata (pop: 261) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Hidalgo (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Costa Rica (pop: 566) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
803 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||89 km||42 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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