Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Huehuetan, 15 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-14 02:44:42 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 110 km depth
14 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 14 Feb 2021 08:44:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-14 02:44:42 (Hora de México)
Depth: 110.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.95°N / 92.39°W (Huehuetan, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NNE of Camino Verde (pop: 114) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) S of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) N of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Frontera Diaz (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
872 km (542 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||110 km||14 Km Al NOROESTE De TAPACHULA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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