Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 68 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-23 10:04:14 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 8 km depth
24 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 16:04:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-23 10:04:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.92°N / 93.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of La Lupe (pop: 144) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
801 km (498 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||8 km||69 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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