Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Huehuetan, 19 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-03-08 10:50:42 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 106 km depth
9 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-08 10:50:42 (Hora de México)
Depth: 106.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.96°N / 92.42°W (Huehuetan, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Guachipilin (pop: 765) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) ENE of Aquiles Serdan (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNE of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SSE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) N of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) W of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSE of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (133 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
869 km (540 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||106 km||18 Km Al NOROESTE De TAPACHULA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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