Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Escuintla, 26 km northwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-06 03:04:33 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 123 km depth
6 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 09:04:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-06 03:04:33 (Hora de México)
Depth: 123.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.29°N / 92.65°W (Escuintla, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSE of El Carmen (pop: 75) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNE of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
827 km (514 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||123 km||26 Km Al NOROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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