Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 31 km south of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-24 04:27:29 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 89 km depth
24 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-24 04:27:29 (Hora de México)
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.42°N / 93.29°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Nuevo Tolomita (pop: 74) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Buenavista (pop: 387) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Topon (pop: 407) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of El Carmen (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of El Fortin (pop: 414) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
763 km (474 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||89 km||31 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|3.8||89 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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