Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 15 km northeast of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-12 15:40:41 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 116 km depth
13 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 12 Feb 2021 21:40:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-12 15:40:41 (Hora de México)
Depth: 116.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.16°N / 93.64°W (Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) E of Santa Cecilia (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Tiltepec (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Villa Corzo (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Benito Juarez (pop: 3,570) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
685 km (426 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||116 km||15 Km Al NORESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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