Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 62 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 7 Apr 2021 3:44 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 43 km depth
7 Apr 13:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 7 Apr 2021 09:44:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 7 Apr 2021 3:44 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 43.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.03°N / 93.3°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Pampa Honda (pop: 148) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) W of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
789 km (490 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||43 km||63 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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