Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 154 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, 17 January 2020 at 13:31 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
17 Jan 16:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 hours.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.77°N / 93.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) SW of Pampa Honda (pop: 148)
95 km (59 mi) SSW of El Palmarcito (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,140)
112 km (69 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
137 km (85 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
154 km (95 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
229 km (143 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
777 km (483 mi) SE 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 4.1||12 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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