Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 30 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-05-17 21:34:04 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 96 km depth
18 May 13:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 11 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-17 21:34:04 (Hora de México)
Depth: 96.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.82°N / 93.76°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.82°S / 86.24°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Miguel Hidalgo Numero Dos (Veinte de Noviembre) (pop: 678) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Tamaulipas (pop: 1,570) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Monterrey (pop: 1,090) --> See nearby quakes!
696 km (433 mi) SE 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||96 km||Mexico: 29 Km Al SUR De TONALA, CHIS||SSN|
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