Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 9.8 km west of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 3:10 am (GMT -5) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 140 km depth
18 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Oct 18, 2021 3:10 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 140.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.68°N / 93.81°W↗ (Cintalapa, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.68°S / 86.19°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of San Antonio (Lindavista) (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) NNW of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) W of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNW of José Maria Pino Suarez (pop: 2,090) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Villamorelos (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NE of Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) N of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) W of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
640 km (398 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||140 km||Mexico: 9 Km Al OESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS||SSN|
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