Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 152 km south of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-09 02:42:38 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 88 km depth
9 Apr 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-09 02:42:38 (Hora de México)
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.4°N / 93.26°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,030)
12 km (7 mi) SW of El Palmarcito (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,140)
24 km (15 mi) SW of Joaquín Miguel Gutiérrez (Margaritas) (Joaquín Miguel Gutiérrez) (pop: 1,620)
32 km (20 mi) S of Pijijiapan (pop: 15,100)
39 km (24 mi) W of Mapastepec (pop: 16,100)
121 km (75 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
152 km (94 mi) S of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
767 km (477 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.2||88 km||32 km al SUR de PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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