Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 80 km a sud ovest da Huixtla, Chiapas, Messico, martedí, 30 marzo 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 80 km a sud ovest da Huixtla, Chiapas, Messico, martedí, 30 marzo 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.2 at 10 km depth

30 Mar 01:11 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 13 minuti.
30 Mar 01:14: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: SSN
Update Tue, 30 Mar 2021, 01:15
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 80 km southwest of Huixtla, Mexico
4.2 quake 29 Mar 6:58 pm (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 29 Mar 6:58 pm (GMT -6)
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico, was reported only 17 minutes ago by Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Mexico. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter early evening on Monday 29 March 2021 at 6:58 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.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Las Brisas del Huayate (pop. 180) located 50 km from the epicenter, El Arenal (pop. 1,200) 63 km away, Aquiles Serdan (pop. 1,100) 66 km away, Hidalgo (pop. 1,600) 67 km away, Buenos Aires (pop. 4,300) 68 km away, Mazatan (pop. 6,800) 71 km away, Villa Comaltitlan (pop. 7,200) 76 km away, Escuintla (pop. 9,600) 78 km away, and Huixtla (pop. 32,000) 80 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 30 Mar 2021 00:58:28 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Monday, 29 Mar 2021 18:58 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.2
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 14.76°N / 93.1°W (North Pacific Ocean, Messico)
Vulcano più vicino: Tacana (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km SO da Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177) --> Vedi sismi vicini
54 km SSO da La Palma (pop: 678) --> Vedi sismi vicini
54 km OSO da San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756) --> Vedi sismi vicini
67 km SO da Hidalgo (pop: 1,640) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km OSO da Buenos Aires (pop: 4,260) --> Vedi sismi vicini
71 km OSO da Canton Rancho Nuevo (pop: 1,120) --> Vedi sismi vicini
71 km OSO da Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> Vedi sismi vicini
78 km SO da Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> Vedi sismi vicini
80 km OSO da Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
825 km SE da Città del Messico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 29°C (84 F), humidity: 63%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from SW
Fonte dati primaria: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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