Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 33 km west of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 4:46 pm (GMT -5) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 87 km depth
16 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 4:46 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.36°N / 93.2°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.36°S / 86.8°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Joaquin Miguel Gutiérrez (Margaritas) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Ibarra (pop: 470) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSE of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) W of Hidalgo (pop: 1,210) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Nueva Palestina (pop: 3,480) --> See nearby quakes!
775 km (481 mi) SE of Mexico City (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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|3.5||87 km||Mexico: 34 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS||SSN|
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