Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - 19 km south of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-03-19 03:27:00 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 103 km depth
19 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Date & time: 19 Mar 2021 09:27:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-19 03:27:00 (Hora de México)
Depth: 103.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.27°N / 92.86°W (Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ENE of Francisco I. Madero (pop: 213) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) WNW of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of El Carmen (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
810 km (503 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||103 km||19 Km Al SUR De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||103 km||CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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