Mag. 4.3 earthquake - - 11km E of Puerto Madero, Mexico, on 2017-08-10 03:53:11 -06:00
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 78 km depth
10 Aug 22:08 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-08-10 03:53:11 -06:00
Depth: 78.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.7189°N / 92.3145°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) S of Congregación Reforma (pop: 1,130)
9 km (5 mi) N of Barra de Cahoacán (El Chical) (Suchiate) (pop: 795)
12 km (7 mi) E of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,650)
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Texcaltic (pop: 1,740)
19 km (12 mi) NW of La Libertad (pop: 4,500)
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
194 km (121 mi) W of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
894 km (555 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.3||78 km||- 11km E of Puerto Madero, Mexico||USGS|
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