Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 53 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-23 15:32:26 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 80 km depth
24 Feb 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 21:32:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-23 15:32:26 (Hora de México)
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.1°N / 93.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (21 mi) SW of Pampa Honda (pop: 148) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) W of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (53 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
788 km (490 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||80 km||53 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||80 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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