Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 30 km northwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-07-16 12:38:38 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 95 km depth
17 Jul 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-16 12:38:38 (Hora de México)
Depth: 95.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.15°N / 92.37°W↗ (Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.15°S / 87.63°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) ENE of El Triunfo (pop: 386) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) E of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) ESE of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) ESE of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
861 km (535 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||95 km||Mexico: 10 Km Al ESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS||SSN|
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