Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 130 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-04 15:31:56 -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 130 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-04 15:31:56

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 36 km depth

4 Apr 21:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 3 minutes.
Apr 4 21:42: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 3.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 34.0 km.
Apr 4 22:21: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 34.0 to 36.0 km.
Date & time: 4 Apr 2020 21:31:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-04 15:31:56
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.915°N / 92.904°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (159 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (62 mi) SW of La Isla (pop: 24) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) SSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SW of Coatepeque (Guatemala) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SSW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
903 km (561 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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 4.236 km100 Km al suroeste de El Gancho México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.315 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC
M 4.315 km123 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS (Mexico)SSN

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 130 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-04 15:31:56
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