Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Villa Comaltitlan, 19 km north of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, Aug 15, 2021 11:40 pm (GMT -5) -

Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Villa Comaltitlan, 19 km north of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, Aug 15, 2021 11:40 pm (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 110 km depth

16 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: Aug 16, 2021 04:40:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Aug 15, 2021 11:40 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 110.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.3°N / 92.53°W (Villa Comaltitlan, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.3°S / 87.47°E
Nearest volcano: Tacana (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) E of Union Hermosillo (pop: 413) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
837 km (520 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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3.5110 kmMexico: 19 Km Al NOROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHISSSN

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