Terremoto moderato mag. 4.5 - North Pacific Ocean, 80 km a sud ovest da Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico, venerdí, 19 marzo 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.5 - North Pacific Ocean, 80 km a sud ovest da Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico, venerdí, 19 marzo 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.5 at 26 km depth

19 Mar 05:58 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 14 minuti.
19 Mar 06:21: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: SSN
Update Fri, 19 Mar 2021, 06:06
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 52 km southwest of Tapachula, Mexico
4.2 quake 18 Mar 11:44 pm (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 18 Mar 11:44 pm (GMT -6)
Just 22 minutes ago, a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico. The tremor was recorded late at night on Thursday 18 March 2021 at 11:44 pm local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 49 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the United States Geological Survey which listed the quake at magnitude 4.2 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include San Simon (pop. 150) located 23 km from the epicenter, Puerto Madero (pop. 9,600) 28 km away, Buenos Aires (pop. 4,300) 33 km away, Mazatan (pop. 6,800) 33 km away, Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop. 13,700) 50 km away, Tapachula (pop. 202,700) 52 km away, Frontera Diaz (pop. 14,600) 56 km away, Huixtla (pop. 32,000) 58 km away, and Cacahoatan (pop. 16,600) 66 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 19 Mar 2021 05:44:23 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Thursday, 18 Mar 2021 23:44 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.5
Profondità: 26.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 14.52°N / 92.89°W (North Pacific Ocean, Messico)
Vulcano più vicino: Tacana (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km SO da Badenia (pop: 322) --> Vedi sismi vicini
55 km OSO da Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> Vedi sismi vicini
61 km SO da Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km SO da Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km OSO da Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> Vedi sismi vicini
72 km SSO da Canton Rancho Nuevo (pop: 1,120) --> Vedi sismi vicini
78 km SO da Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> Vedi sismi vicini
80 km OSO da Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
83 km SSO da Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
859 km SE da Città del Messico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.2°C (83 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from SSE
Fonte dati primaria: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.526 km80 Km Al SUROESTE De TAPACHULA, CHIS, MexicoSSN
4.249 km27 Km WSW of Puerto Madero, MexicoUSGS
4.249 kmOFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICOEMSC
5.131 km61 Km Al Oeste De El Gancho México, MexicoINETER
4.650 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoGFZ

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