Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 87 km west of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 19 January 2020 at 21:06 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 165 km depth
20 Jan 04:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 165.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.92°N / 93.91°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NW of Simon Bolivar (El Transval) (Cintalapa) (pop: 136)
10 km (6 mi) S of Ignacio Zaragoza (Cintalapa) (pop: 163)
13 km (8 mi) E of Rio Frio (Oaxaca) (pop: 42)
16 km (10 mi) N of Mariano Pérez Diaz (La Joya) (Cintalapa) (pop: 89)
33 km (21 mi) NW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500)
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200)
87 km (54 mi) W of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
618 km (384 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||165 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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