Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 82 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-05-28 12:10:13 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 72 km depth
29 May 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-28 12:10:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 72.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.87°N / 93.02°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 14.87°S / 86.98°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (23 mi) WSW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) S of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SW of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
823 km (512 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||72 km||Mexico: 65 Km Al SUR De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS||SSN|
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