Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 47 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-02-28 02:34:52 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 71 km depth
28 Feb 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 08:34:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-28 02:34:52 (Hora de México)
Depth: 71.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.7°N / 93.92°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) SW of Santa Teresita (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) S of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) W of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSE of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
690 km (429 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||71 km||46 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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