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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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 106 km depth
10 Sep 08:48 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
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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|M 4.8||106 km||Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico||GFZ|
|M 5.2||66 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
|M 5.2||55 km||- 52km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico||USGS|
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