Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-23 23:41:41 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-23 23:41:41 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.51°N / 92.75°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) SW of San Simon (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SW of Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Frontera Diaz (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WSW of Coatepeque (Guatemala) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
871 km (541 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||16 km||67 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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