Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Villa Comaltitlan, 32 km west of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-18 15:01:59 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 93 km depth
19 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 21:01:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-18 15:01:59 (Hora de México)
Depth: 93.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.13°N / 92.76°W (Villa Comaltitlan, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WSW of Embarcadero Rio Arriba (pop: 79) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Canton Rancho Nuevo (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
828 km (515 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||93 km||32 Km Al OESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||93 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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