Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - 28 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-05-16 14:26:18 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 98 km depth
17 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-16 14:26:18 (Hora de México)
Depth: 98.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.85°N / 93.67°W↗ (Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.85°S / 86.33°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) NNE of Isla San Marcos (pop: 86) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Tamaulipas (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of Monterrey (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
702 km (436 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||98 km||Mexico: 28 Km Al SURESTE De TONALA, CHIS||SSN|
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