Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 50 km south of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 28 Feb 2021 7:58 pm (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 52 km depth
1 Mar 01:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 19:58:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 28 Feb 2021 7:58 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.01°N / 93.05°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) SW of La Lupe (pop: 144) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Aztlan (pop: 286) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Ibarra (pop: 470) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW of Absalon Castellanos Dominguez (pop: 481) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Hidalgo (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SW of Acapetahua (pop: 6,190) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
811 km (504 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||52 km||51 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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