Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 88 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2021-07-19 23:46:40 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 12 km depth
20 Jul 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-19 23:46:40 (Hora de México)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.42°N / 92.9°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 14.42°S / 87.1°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) SW of San Simon (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Ciudad Hidalgo (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
865 km (538 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||12 km||Mexico: 85 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS||SSN|
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