Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 55 km northeast of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, Guatemala, on 2020-04-06 23:22:16 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 171 km depth
7 Apr 07:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 52 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-06 23:22:16 (Hora de México)
Depth: 171.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.34°N / 92.01°W (Municipio de Tectitan, Departamento de Huehuetenango, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Cuilco (Huehuetenango) (pop: 1,710) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) E of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla, Chiapas, Mexico) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) NW of Comitancillo (San Marcos) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Jacaltenango (Huehuetenango) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NNW of San Pedro Sacatepéquez (San Marcos) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Tapachula (Chiapas, Mexico) (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of Huehuetenango (pop: 79,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NW of Ostuncalco (Quetzaltenango) (pop: 28,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WNW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||171 km||25 km al ESTE de MOTOZINTLA, CHIS (Guatemala)||SSN|
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