Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 267 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 5 February 2020 at 23:44 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 16 km depth
6 Feb 00:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.66°N / 94.32°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
148 km (92 mi) SW of Isla San José (Pijijiapan) (pop: 100)
165 km (103 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
170 km (106 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
193 km (120 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600)
211 km (131 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800)
223 km (139 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
267 km (166 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
737 km (458 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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