Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - 10.6 km northwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-27 01:13:13 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 113 km depth
27 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-27 01:13:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 113.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.99°N / 92.3°W (Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Nueva Granada (pop: 701) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) ESE of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) W of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NNW of Ciudad Hidalgo (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
877 km (545 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||113 km||10 Km Al NOROESTE De TAPACHULA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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