Past earthquakes near Fuego volcano: September 2021

Updated Dec 1, 2021 13:30 GMT -
During Sep 2021, Fuego volcano was shaken by 4 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 9 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 3 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 4.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 156 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, Sep 12, 2021 3:32 am (GMT -6)
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Thursday, September 30, 2021 21:57 GMT (4 earthquakes)
Sep 30, 2021 3:57 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2021 21:57 GMT)
4.1

5 km
266 km (165 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 139 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 30, 2021 3:50 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2021 21:50 GMT)
3.7

16 km
155 km (96 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 77 km southwest of Retalhuleu, Guatemala MoreMap
Sep 30, 2021 7:32 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2021 13:32 GMT)
4.1

17 km
273 km (170 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 143 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 30, 2021 3:15 am (GMT -6) (Sep 30, 2021 09:15 GMT)
4.2

10 km
270 km (168 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 135 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 03:51 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 28, 2021 10:51 pm (GMT -5) (Sep 29, 2021 03:51 GMT)
4.3

78 km
173 km (107 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 28 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Saturday, September 25, 2021 19:54 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sep 25, 2021 1:54 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 25, 2021 19:54 GMT)
3.7

12 km
192 km (119 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala, 89 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 25, 2021 1:48 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 25, 2021 19:48 GMT)
4.1

17 km
353 km (219 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 219 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 08:15 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 22, 2021 2:15 am (GMT -6) (Sep 22, 2021 08:15 GMT)
3.7

11 km
226 km (140 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 94 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 20:53 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 21, 2021 2:53 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 21, 2021 20:53 GMT)
3.7

9 km
195 km (121 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala, 90 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Saturday, September 18, 2021 14:58 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Sep 18, 2021 8:58 am (GMT -6) (Sep 18, 2021 14:58 GMT)
4.1

41 km
260 km (162 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 18, 2021 2:36 am (GMT -6) (Sep 18, 2021 08:36 GMT)
3.8

23 km
263 km (163 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 99 km west of Puerto Madero, Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Friday, September 17, 2021 18:34 GMT (4 earthquakes)
Sep 17, 2021 12:34 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 17, 2021 18:34 GMT)
3.9

17 km
269 km (167 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 123 km southwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 11:55 am (GMT -6) (Sep 17, 2021 17:55 GMT)
3.5

28 km
267 km (166 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 92 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 1:57 am (GMT -6) (Sep 17, 2021 07:57 GMT)
3.9

16 km
343 km (213 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 186 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 17, 2021 1:42 am (GMT -6) (Sep 17, 2021 07:42 GMT)
3.9

6 km
248 km (154 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 94 km southwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 04:36 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 13, 2021 10:36 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 14, 2021 04:36 GMT)
3.3

14 km
227 km (141 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 79 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sunday, September 12, 2021 09:32 GMT (3 earthquakes)
Sep 12, 2021 3:32 am (GMT -6) (Sep 12, 2021 09:32 GMT)
4.4

20 km
318 km (198 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 156 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 12, 2021 1:28 am (GMT -6) (Sep 12, 2021 07:28 GMT)
3.6

20 km
242 km (150 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 98 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sep 12, 2021 1:38 am (GMT -5) (Sep 12, 2021 06:38 GMT)
3.9

63 km
161 km (100 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 39 km south of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Saturday, September 11, 2021 21:46 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 11, 2021 3:46 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 11, 2021 21:46 GMT)
3.9

16 km
363 km (226 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 153 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Sunday, September 5, 2021 09:39 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 5, 2021 3:39 am (GMT -6) (Sep 5, 2021 09:39 GMT)
3.7

10 km
353 km (219 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 207 km southwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Saturday, September 4, 2021 18:09 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 4, 2021 12:09 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 4, 2021 18:09 GMT)
3.6

65 km
126 km (78 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 53 km southwest of Retalhuleu, Guatemala MoreMap
Friday, September 3, 2021 01:23 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 2, 2021 7:23 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 3, 2021 01:23 GMT)
4.0

78 km
183 km (114 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 40 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Thursday, September 2, 2021 08:07 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 2, 2021 2:07 am (GMT -6) (Sep 2, 2021 08:07 GMT)
3.8

6 km
249 km (155 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 99 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.4 x 1012 joules (395 megawatt hours, equivalent to 340 tons of TNT) More info
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