Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 45 km southwest of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-16 15:36:56 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 82 km depth
17 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-16 15:36:56 (Hora de México)
Depth: 82.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.72°N / 93.93°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (165 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Miguel Hidalgo Numero Dos (Veinte de Noviembre) (pop: 678) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) W of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSE of Chahuites (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
688 km (428 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||82 km||45 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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