Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 9.8 km west of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-15 16:47:33 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 109 km depth
16 Apr 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-15 16:47:33 (Hora de México)
Depth: 109.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.11°N / 92.55°W (Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NNE of Efrain A. Gutiérrez (pop: 913) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSE of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SW of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
848 km (527 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||109 km||9 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.6||109 km||CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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