Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 39 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-16 02:40:40 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 87 km depth
16 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-16 02:40:40 (Hora de México)
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.6°N / 92.44°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Playa Linda (pop: 457) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) S of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Frontera Diaz (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla, Guatemala) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Frontera Hidalgo (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Aquiles Serdan (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> 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: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||87 km||32 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.3||87 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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