Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km southwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-22 03:20:15 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 102 km depth
22 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 22 Feb 2021 09:20:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-22 03:20:15 (Hora de México)
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.86°N / 92.82°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SW of Aztlan (pop: 286) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW of Canton Rancho Nuevo (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Acapetahua (pop: 6,190) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
841 km (523 mi) SE 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||102 km||49 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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