Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 25 km southwest of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 2:26 pm (GMT -5) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes here | Quakes in Mexico | Chiapas | Mexico D.F.
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 143 km depth
20 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 2:26 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 143.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.49°N / 93.84°W↗ (Cintalapa, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.49°S / 86.16°E↗
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WNW of El Zakura (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNE of Tiltepec (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ENE of Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
648 km (403 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.6||143 km||Mexico: 25 Km Al SUROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS||SSN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.