Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Acapetahua, 34 km west of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-03-01 12:22:56 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 97 km depth
2 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 18:22:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-01 12:22:56 (Hora de México)
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.19°N / 92.78°W (Acapetahua, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) WSW of Los Cerritos (pop: 120) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Canton Rancho Nuevo (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
822 km (511 mi) ESE 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||97 km||30 Km Al SURESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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