Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 81 km west of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 27 February 2020 at 15:08 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 165 km depth
27 Feb 15:33 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 165.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.77°N / 93.87°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) E of Mariano Pérez Diaz (La Joya) (Cintalapa) (pop: 89)
12 km (7 mi) SSW of Simon Bolivar (El Transval) (Cintalapa) (pop: 136)
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Jorge de la Vega Dominguez (Las Pavas) (Cintalapa) (pop: 156)
17 km (11 mi) NNE of Ingeniero Eloy Borras Aguilar (pop: 235)
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500)
53 km (33 mi) W of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200)
81 km (50 mi) W of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
630 km (391 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||Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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