Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 2:05 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 76 km depth
23 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 2:05 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.09°N / 93.14°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.09°S / 86.86°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SW of Barranquilla (pop: 50) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of La Palma (pop: 678) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SW of Jiquilpan (pop: 541) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSW of La Permuta (pop: 284) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Matamoros (pop: 776) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of El Arenal (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) WSW of Acacoyagua (Acapetahua) (pop: 7,520) --> See nearby quakes!
798 km (496 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||76 km||Mexico: 47 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS||SSN|
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