Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 105 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-05-08 02:46:11 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 May 13:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-08 02:46:11 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.29°N / 93°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) SW of San Simon (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SW of Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
867 km (539 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||10 km||101 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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