Mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km southwest of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 08:39 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 8.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 88 km southwest of Topon, Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, 8 September 2017 04:49 GMT, which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km southwest of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 08:39 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 106 km depth

10 Sep 08:48 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Sep 2017 08:39:42 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 106.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.79°N / 94.22°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) SW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSW of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) SE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
659 km (410 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 mi) SW of Chinal Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.8106 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoGFZ
M 5.266 km OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICOEMSC
M 5.255 km- 52km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, MexicoUSGS

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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km southwest of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 08:39 (GMT)
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