Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 210 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 23 January 2020 at 20:40 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Jan 03:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Date & time: 23 Jan 2020 20:40:29 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.61°N / 94.19°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
143 km (89 mi) SW of El Yahital (Barra el Mapache) (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
750 km (466 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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||10 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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