Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 53 km south of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 29 February 2020 at 05:46 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 53 km south of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 29 February 2020 at 05:46 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Feb 06:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Feb 29 12:36: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 33.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: 29 Feb 2020 05:46:48 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.32°N / 92.93°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) N of Los Campos de Berlin (pop: 13)
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Acala (pop: 13,900)
33 km (21 mi) NE of San Pedro Buenavista (pop: 8,390)
38 km (23 mi) ENE of Villaflores (pop: 37,200)
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Chiapa de Corzo (pop: 45,100)
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
55 km (34 mi) SSW of San Cristobal de las Casas (pop: 158,000)
741 km (461 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.010 kmChiapas, MexicoEMSC
M 4.433 km23 km al NORESTE de VILLAFLORES, CHIS (Mexico)SSN
M 4.010 km30km SSW of Acala, MexicoUSGS
M 4.62 km54 Km al sur de Chiapas, México (Mexico)INETER

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