Sismo leggero mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 56 km a sud ovest da Tonala, Chiapas, Messico, venerdí, 16 aprile 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.2 - North Pacific Ocean, 56 km a sud ovest da Tonala, Chiapas, Messico, venerdí, 16 aprile 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.2 at 23 km depth

16 Apr 20:35 UTC: Primo a segnalare: SSN dopo 19 minuti.
Update Fri, 16 Apr 2021, 20:39
Moderate magnitude 4.2 quake hits 56 km southwest of Tonala, Mexico early afternoon
4.2 quake 16 Apr 2:16 pm (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 16 Apr 2:16 pm (GMT -6)
Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Mexico near Tonala, Tonalá, Chiapas, only 23 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Friday 16 April 2021 at 2:16 pm local time at a shallow depth of 23 km. 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 Miguel Hidalgo Numero Dos (Veinte de Noviembre) (pop. 680) located 39 km from the epicenter, Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop. 1000) 41 km away, San Luqueño (pop. 1000) 44 km away, Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop. 1,800) 46 km away, Paredon (pop. 6,100) 47 km away, Tonala (pop. 35,300) 56 km away, Arriaga (pop. 24,400) 67 km away, and Pijijiapan (pop. 16,900) 83 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 16 Apr 2021 20:16:14 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Friday, 16 Apr 2021 14:16 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.2
Profondità: 23.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 15.64°N / 93.98°W (North Pacific Ocean, Messico)
Vulcano più vicino: El Chichón (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km SSO da Miguel Hidalgo Numero Dos (Veinte de Noviembre) (pop: 678) --> Vedi sismi vicini
41 km SO da Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km OSO da Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> Vedi sismi vicini
47 km SSO da Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> Vedi sismi vicini
56 km SSO da Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
57 km SSE da La Gloria (pop: 1,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
67 km S da Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km O da San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> Vedi sismi vicini
96 km SE da San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> Vedi sismi vicini
690 km SE da Città del Messico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 28.7°C (84 F), humidity: 73%, 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.223 km54 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, MexicoSSN
4.223 kmOFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICOEMSC

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