Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - 20 km northeast of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-23 15:23:34 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 134 km depth
24 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 21:23:34 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-23 15:23:34 (Hora de México)
Depth: 134.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.59°N / 92.8°W (Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Las Palmas (pop: 461) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Nueva Colombia (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Montecristo (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Jaltenango de la Paz (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ESE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
795 km (494 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||134 km||19 Km Al NORESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.9||134 km||CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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