Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 8.8 km north of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-05-25 00:13:23 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 162 km depth
25 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-25 00:13:23 (Hora de México)
Depth: 162.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51°N / 92.92°W↗ (Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.51°S / 87.08°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Tierra y Libertad (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) NNW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Joaquin Miguel Gutiérrez (Margaritas) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Angel Albino Corzo (Jaltenango de la Paz) (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
790 km (491 mi) ESE 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||162 km||Mexico: 8 Km Al NOROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS||SSN|
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