Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - El Triunfo II, 16 km northeast of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 23:21 (GMT)
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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↗ (El Triunfo II, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.51°S / 87.23°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tacana (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NE of Costa Rica (pop: 566) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Motozintla (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutierres (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
803 km (499 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: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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