Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - Uxpanapa, Veracruz, 46 km west of Raudales Malpaso, Tecpatan, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 4:28 am (GMT -5) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 177 km depth
18 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Oct 18, 2021 4:28 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 177.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.29°N / 94.03°W↗ (Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.29°S / 85.97°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) ENE of Primitivo R. Valencia (pop: 74) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SW of El Desengaño (pop: 349) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) ENE of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Nueva Tabasqueña (pop: 679) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) E of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Raudales Malpaso (Chiapas) (pop: 6,820) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) ESE of Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) SE of Xalapa (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
588 km (366 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||177 km||Mexico: 69 Km Al SUR De LAS CHOAPAS, VER||SSN|
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