Guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s
Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 40 km west of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-05-11 03:21:31 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 91 km depth
11 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-11 03:21:31 (Hora de México)
Depth: 91.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.04°N / 92.82°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) W of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SW of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) W of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) WNW of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
829 km (515 mi) SE 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||91 km||40 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
User reports for this quake (1)
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