Sismo leggero mag. 4.2 - La Cebadilla, 37 km a ovest da Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Messico, venerdí, 14 maggio 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.2 - La Cebadilla, 37 km a ovest da Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Messico, venerdí, 14 maggio 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.2 at 192 km depth

14 May 14:56 UTC: Primo a segnalare: SSN dopo 25 minuti.
Update Fri, 14 May 2021, 15:00
Moderate magnitude 4.2 quake hits 37 km southwest of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Mexico in the morning
4.2 quake 14 May 9:30 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 14 May 9:30 am (GMT -5)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 29 minutes ago 37 km southwest of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Mexico, Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN) reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate to considerable depth of 192 km beneath the epicenter near Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Mexico, in the morning on Friday 14 May 2021 at 9:30 am 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 4.2 as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Lerma (pop. 10, 7 km away), Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (pop. 39,200, 15 km away), Berriozabal (pop. 28,100, 25 km away), Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop. 42,500, 30 km away), Suchiapa (pop. 16,600, 36 km away), Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop. 537,100, 37 km away), Chiapas (pop. 45,100, 46 km away), Villaflores (pop. 37,200, 49 km away), and Tonala (pop. 35,300, 70 km away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 14 May 2021 14:30:36 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Friday, 14 May 2021 09:30 (GMT -5)
Magnitudine: 4.2
Profondità: 192.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 16.64°N / 93.44°W (La Cebadilla, Chiapas, Messico)
Vulcano più vicino: El Chichón (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km SO da Villahermosa (pop: 11) --> Vedi sismi vicini
15 km SSO da Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
25 km SO da Berriozabal (Berriozábal) (pop: 28,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
30 km E da Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
36 km O da Suchiapa (pop: 16,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
37 km OSO da Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km O da Chiapas (Chiapa de Corzo) (pop: 45,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
49 km NNO da Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
70 km NNE da Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
677 km ESE da Città del Messico (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NNW
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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User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Sleeping (402.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
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