Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 17 km southwest of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, 12 Feb 2021 7:24 am (GMT +0) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 142 km depth
12 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2021 07:24:08 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 12 Feb 2021 7:24 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 142.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.56°N / 93.81°W (Cintalapa, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of Merida (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of José Maria Pino Suarez (pop: 2,090) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NE of Villamorelos (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NNE of Tiltepec (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
647 km (402 mi) ESE 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||142 km||18 Km Al SUROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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