Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 168 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-03-09 23:15:12 -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 168 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-03-09 23:15:12

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 1 km depth

10 Mar 05:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
Mar 10 05:28: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.4.
Date & time: 10 Mar 2020 05:15:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-09 23:15:12
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.43°N / 93.744°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km (79 mi) SW of El Castaño (pop: 75)
144 km (89 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
151 km (94 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
168 km (105 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
185 km (115 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
268 km (166 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
798 km (496 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.41 km143 Km al suroeste de Mapastepec, México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.315 km179 km al SUROESTE de MAPASTEPEC, CHIS (Mexico)SSN
M 4.315 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

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