Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 118 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 4:18 pm (GMT -6) -

Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 118 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 4:18 pm (GMT -6)

Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 4 km depth

14 Mar 22:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
14 Mar 22:49: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: 14 Mar 2021 22:18:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 4:18 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.46°N / 93.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km (53 mi) SW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) WSW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SW of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
834 km (518 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.7°C (84 F), humidity: 63%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SW
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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4.04 km113 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, MexicoSSN

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