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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 27 km south of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10:06 pm (GMT -5) -

Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 27 km south of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10:06 pm (GMT -5) Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 27 km south of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10:06 pm (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 63 km depth

25 May 03:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 7 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 25, 2022 03:06:55 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10:06 pm (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.1
Depth63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude14.675°N / 92.346°W (Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode14.675°S / 87.654°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceINETER
Nearest volcanoTacana (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) W of Conquista Campesina (pop: 421) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) ESE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) NW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) W of Ciudad Hidalgo (pop: 14,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez (pop: 202,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
246 km (153 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
894 km (555 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 27.1°C (81 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from ENE
Estimated seismic energy released2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.163 kmMexico: 16 Km Al Noroeste De El Gancho MéxicoINETER

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