Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - 8.7 km south of Arriaga, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-04-27 02:02:39 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 105 km depth
27 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-27 02:02:39 (Hora de México)
Depth: 105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.16°N / 93.92°W (Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ENE of Fraccion la Esperanza (pop: 55) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ENE of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SE of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Chahuites (Oaxaca) (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
660 km (410 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||105 km||8 Km Al SUR De ARRIAGA , CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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