Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 26 June 2018 at 18:02 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 26 June 2018 at 18:02 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Jun 18:10 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Jun 2018 06:02:16 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.01°N / 93.88°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (165 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSW of Paredón (pop: 6,130)
10 km (6 mi) WNW of El Arenal (Tonalá) (pop: 152)
15 km (9 mi) SE of Punta Flor (Arriaga) (pop: 931)
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Huanacastal (pop: 605)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
25 km (16 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400)
117 km (73 mi) SW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
673 km (418 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: GFZ
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 kmChiapas, MexicoGFZ
M 5.281 km- 38km S of Paredon, MexicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (6)

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Tuxtla Gutierrez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santa Ana (El Salvador, 495 km SE of epicenter) : No.... Todo tranquilo (reported through EMSC)
San Bartolo Coyotepec (Mexico, 341 km NW of epicenter) : Lo sentí en Oaxaca (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 714 km NW of epicenter) : No sé sintió en el norte de CDMX (reported through EMSC)
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 700 km NW of epicenter) : No, y no sonaron las alarmas. (reported through EMSC)
Centro (Mexico, 139 km NW of epicenter) : In Oaxaca, Mexico (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Chiapas, Mexico, 26 June 18:02 UTC

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