Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Acapetahua, 25 km south of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-19 03:34:53 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 103 km depth
19 Feb 14:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 19 Feb 2021 09:34:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-19 03:34:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 103.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.22°N / 92.83°W (Acapetahua, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) ESE of Ignacio Allende (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Canton Rancho Nuevo (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
816 km (507 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||103 km||25 Km Al SURESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||103 km||CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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