Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 37 km southwest of Brisas Barra de Suchiate, Mexico, on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 00:57 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 76 km depth
6 Aug 01:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.35°N / 92.51°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 14.35°S / 87.49°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (23 mi) SW of El Sajio (pop: 172) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) SSW of Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Ciudad Hidalgo (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of Mazatlan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Frontera Hidalgo (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Coatepec (Guatemala) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
903 km (561 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.4||76 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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