Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - Jesus Carranza, 66 km S of Acayucan, Veracruz, Mexico, martes, 28 sep 2021 08:12 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.2 - Jesus Carranza, 66 km S of Acayucan, Veracruz, Mexico, martes, 28 sep 2021 08:12 (GMT -5)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.2 at 138 km depth

28 Sep 13:35 UTC: Primero en informar: SSN después de 23 minutos.
Update Tue, 28 Sep 2021, 13:39
Moderate magnitude 4.2 quake hits 66 km south of Acayucan, Mexico in the morning
4.2 quake 28 Sep 8:12 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 28 Sep 8:12 am (GMT -5)
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near Acayucan, Veracruz, Mexico, was reported only 27 minutes ago by Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Mexico. The earthquake occurred at an intermediate depth of 138 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Tuesday, September 28th, 2021, at 8:12 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Fernando Lopez Arias (pop. 120, 2 km away), Suchilapan del Rio (pop. 2,500, 4 km away), Jesus Carranza (pop. 4,000, 11 km away), Palomares (pop. 3,800, 27 km away), Matias Romero (pop. 18,900, 54 km away), Sayula de Aleman (pop. 14,000, 58 km away), Acayucan (pop. 50,900, 66 km away), and Jaltipan de Morelos (pop. 32,800, 72 km away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 28 Sep 2021 13:12:27 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: martes, 28 sep 2021 08:12 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 4.2
Prof.: 138.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17.36°N / 94.96°W (Jesus Carranza, Estado de Veracruz-Llave, México)
Antipode: 17.36°S / 85.04°E
Volcán mas cercano: San Martín (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km al N de Fernando Lopez Arias (pop: 119) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
11 km al SE de Jesus Carranza (pop: 4,020) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al NE de Donaji (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,360) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al NNE de Palomares (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,760) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
54 km al N de Matías Romero Avendaño (Oaxaca) (pop: 18,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al S de Sayula de Aleman (Centro) (pop: 14,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
66 km al S de Acayucan (pop: 50,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
72 km al SSO de Jaltipan de Morelos (pop: 32,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
318 km al SE de Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
496 km al ESE de Ciudad de México (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 24.6°C (76 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalente a 30.1 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
4.2138 kmMexico: 55 Km Al NORTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAXSSN

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