Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 68 km north of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-14 15:18:26 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 174 km depth
15 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-14 15:18:26 (Hora de México)
Depth: 174.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51°N / 92.31°W (Siltepec, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSW of Vega del Rosario (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNW of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NNE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) N of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (102 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
844 km (525 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> 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||174 km||18 km al NOROESTE de MOTOZINTLA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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