Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Siltepec, 26 km west of Comalapa, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-17 03:31:31 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 211 km depth
17 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-17 03:31:31 (Hora de México)
Depth: 211.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°N / 92.38°W (Siltepec, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Malpaso (pop: 265) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Jaltenango de la Paz (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NE of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) ENE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Comitan (pop: 97,500) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
830 km (516 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||211 km||25 Km Al OESTE De FRONTERA COMALAPA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|4.1||211 km||CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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