Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 81 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-21 14:59:41 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 29 km depth
22 Feb 04:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Date & time: 21 Feb 2021 20:59:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-21 14:59:41 (Hora de México)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.74°N / 92.99°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) SW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
835 km (519 mi) SE 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||29 km||72 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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