Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 81 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-03-27 03:58:28 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 60 km depth
27 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 27 Mar 2021 09:58:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-27 03:58:28 (Hora de México)
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.83°N / 93.01°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) SW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) S of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
827 km (514 mi) SE 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||60 km||68 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||60 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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