Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 62 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 27 Feb 2021 10:47 pm (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 67 km depth
28 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2021 22:47:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 27 Feb 2021 10:47 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.98°N / 93.23°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Barranquilla (pop: 50) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) W of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
798 km (496 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||67 km||63 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.7||67 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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