Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 1.1 km south of Tuxtla Chico, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 10:08 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 112 km depth
10 Nov 10:35 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 112.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.93°N / 92.17°W↗ (Tuxtla Chico, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 14.93°S / 87.83°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Chico (pop: 7,030) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) S of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) ENE of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of Ciudad Hidalgo (pop: 14,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NW of Coatepec (Quetzaltenango, Guatemala) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) W of San Pedro Sacatepéquez (San Marcos, Guatemala) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) S of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
893 km (555 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||112 km||CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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