Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 67 km southwest of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro), Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 12 September 2017 at 15:28 (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 4 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - North Pacific Ocean, 67 km southwest of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro), Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 12 September 2017 at 15:28 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

12 Sep 15:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Sep 2017 15:28:21 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.27°N / 93.87°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (40 mi) SW of Isla San José (Pijijiapan) (pop: 100) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) SW of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) WSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) S of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (61 mi) S of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
725 km (450 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.010 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoGFZ
M 5.153 km- 80km SSW of Tres Picos, MexicoUSGS

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Ixtapaluca (Mexico, 712 km NW of epicenter) : No se persivio (reported through EMSC)
Chiapa de Corzo (Mexico, 194 km NE of epicenter) : Estuvo un poco fuerte pero no duró mucho tiempo (reported through EMSC)
Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (Mexico, 186 km N of epicenter) : Algo fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Ixtepec (Mexico, 205 km NW of epicenter) : Se siente que todo vibra, no duro mucho pero si se sintió (reported through EMSC)
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