Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - 26 km west of Raudales Malpaso, Tecpatan, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 1:15 am (GMT -5) -
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 202 km depth
21 Sep 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 1:15 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 202.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.14°N / 93.85°W↗ (Tecpatan, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.14°S / 86.15°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) W of La Venta (pop: 196) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) ENE of La Esperanza (Oaxaca) (pop: 725) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Cinco de Mayo (Tecpatán) (pop: 364) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Raudales Malpaso (pop: 6,820) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) E of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (Veracruz) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) N of Emiliano Zapata (pop: 1,510) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Helio Garcia Alfaro (Veracruz) (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
613 km (381 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||202 km||Mexico: 51 Km Al NOROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS||SSN|
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