Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 56 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-25 10:02:13 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 55 km depth
26 Apr 00:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-25 10:02:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 55.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.59°N / 92.67°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SW of San Simon (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
872 km (542 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||55 km||56 Km Al SUROESTE De TAPACHULA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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