Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 15 November 2017 at 04:22 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Nov 04:30 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.86°N / 93.08°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) SW of Hidalgo (pop: 1,640)
67 km (41 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
68 km (42 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,650)
73 km (45 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
89 km (55 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
211 km (131 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
819 km (509 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.7||10 km||Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico||GFZ|
|M 4.8||16 km||OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
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