Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 85 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS on Saturday, 30 April 2016
1 May 16:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 22 hours.
Depth: 158.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.56°N / 92.98°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) SW of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 800)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Badenia (pop: 300)
57 km (36 mi) SW of San Simón (pop: 200)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
160 km (100 mi) W of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200)
849 km (527 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 30 Apr 18:40 UTC||M 3.7 / 158 km||85 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS||SSN|
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