Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 91 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-15 19:37:36 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 15 km depth
16 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-15 19:37:36 (Hora de México)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.24°N / 92.75°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) SW of Barra de Cahuacan (Las Gaviotas) (pop: 243) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) SSW of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Ciudad Hidalgo (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SW of Tuxtla Chico (pop: 7,030) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
891 km (554 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||15 km||80 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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