Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - La Grandeza, 15 km southwest of Comalapa, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-03-07 13:09:53 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 198 km depth
8 Mar 02:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-07 13:09:53 (Hora de México)
Depth: 198.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.55°N / 92.22°W (La Grandeza, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) ESE of La Pinada (pop: 483) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 1,320) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SW of Paso Hondo (pop: 3,650) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Sinaloa (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) ESE of Montecristo (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) SE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
850 km (528 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||198 km||15 Km Al SUROESTE De FRONTERA COMALAPA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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