Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 23:21 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 149 km depth
30 Nov 23:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 149.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51°N / 92.77°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) NW of Nueva Libertad (pop: 801)
16 km (10 mi) NE of Mapastepec (pop: 16,100)
24 km (15 mi) NW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
33 km (21 mi) S of Nueva Palestina (pop: 8,070)
53 km (33 mi) NW of Huixtla (pop: 29,300)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
144 km (89 mi) SE of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
803 km (499 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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