Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 48 km south of Minatitlán, Veracruz, Mexico, on Sunday, 19 January 2020 at 02:13 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 187 km depth
19 Jan 02:33 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 187.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.58°N / 94.45°W (Colombia, Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) E of Las Cruces (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Minatitlan (pop: 112,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) SSE of Cosoleacaque (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SE of Jaltipan de Morelos (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Las Choapas (pop: 42,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Nanchital de Lazaro Cardenas del Rio (Nanchital) (pop: 25,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Coatzacoalcos (pop: 236,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SE of Acayucan (pop: 50,900) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (210 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
534 km (332 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||187 km||Veracruz, Mexico||EMSC|
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