Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 83 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 09:53 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 83 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 09:53 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 113 km depth

5 Jan 15:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Date & time: 5 Jan 2020 09:53:34 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 113.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.47°N / 93.83°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Santa Cruz (pop: 13)
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500)
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400)
31 km (19 mi) ENE of El Espinal (pop: 7,620)
43 km (27 mi) N of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200)
83 km (52 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
650 km (404 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.1113 kmChiapas, MexicoEMSC

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San Cristobal de Las Casas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The dogs started all barking and woke me up. Then the bed and house were swaying.
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