Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 266 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 24 February 2020 at 16:25 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Feb 17:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 42 minutes.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2020 16:25:26 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.68°N / 94.34°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
147 km (92 mi) SW of Isla San José (Pijijiapan) (pop: 100) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (130 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
733 km (456 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||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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