Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - Acacoyagua, 67 km a nord ovest da Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico, lunedí, 22 marzo 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - Acacoyagua, 67 km a nord ovest da Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico, lunedí, 22 marzo 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.3 at 112 km depth

22 Mar 06:07 UTC: Primo a segnalare: INETER dopo 13 minuti.
22 Mar 06:14: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: SSN
Update Mon, 22 Mar 2021, 06:15
Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake 67 km northwest of Tapachula, Mexico
4.3 quake 21 Mar 11:54 pm (GMT -6)
4.3 quake 21 Mar 11:54 pm (GMT -6)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred only 21 minutes ago 67 km northwest of Tapachula, Mexico, Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 112 km beneath the epicenter near Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, late at night on Sunday 21 March 2021 at 11:54 pm 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Escuintla (pop. 9,600) located 5 km from the epicenter, Mapastepec (pop. 17,900) 26 km away, Huixtla (pop. 32,000) 33 km away, San Francisco Motozintla (pop. 23,800) 45 km away, Comalapa (pop. 18,700) 66 km away, Tapachula (pop. 202,700) 67 km away, Cacahoatan (pop. 16,600) 68 km away, and Pijijiapan (pop. 16,900) 68 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 22 Mar 2021 05:54:19 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Sunday, 21 Mar 2021 23:54 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Profondità: 112.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 15.36°N / 92.67°W (Acacoyagua, Chiapas, Messico)
Vulcano più vicino: Tacana (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km NNO da Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> Vedi sismi vicini
26 km ESE da Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
33 km NO da Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
45 km O da San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
66 km OSO da Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
67 km NO da Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km NO da Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km ESE da Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
163 km SSE da Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
821 km ESE da Città del Messico (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 23.2°C (74 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NE
Fonte dati primaria: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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
4.3112 km19 Km Al Sureste De Mapastepec, México, MexicoSSN
4.3118 kmCHIAPAS, MEXICOEMSC
4.1109 km26 Km Al SURESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, MexicoINETER
4.3118 km2 Km ENE of Soconusco, MexicoUSGS

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