Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 166 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 17 March 2020 at 10:23 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
17 Mar 10:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.75°N / 93.79°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (64 mi) SW of El Palmarcito (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,140)
121 km (75 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 15,100)
122 km (76 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 16,100)
149 km (93 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 29,300)
149 km (93 mi) S of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
166 km (103 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
235 km (146 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
770 km (478 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.1||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||16 km||121 km al SUROESTE de PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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