Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Bella Vista, 23 km north of Motozintla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-07-17 23:24:02 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 188 km depth
18 Jul 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-17 23:24:02 (Hora de México)
Depth: 188.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.57°N / 92.3°W↗ (Bella Vista, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.57°S / 87.7°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NW of Las Tablas (pop: 182) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Chicomuselo (pop: 5,940) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Paso Hondo (pop: 3,650) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NE of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NE of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NNE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SE of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
842 km (523 mi) ESE 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||188 km||Mexico: 19 Km Al SUROESTE De FRONTERA COMALAPA, CHIS||SSN|
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