Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 226 km south of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 18 April 2020 at 03:02 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 24 km depth
18 Apr 03:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.88°N / 93.92°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (64 mi) SW of El Palmarcito (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,140)
118 km (73 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
126 km (78 mi) WSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
136 km (84 mi) S of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
159 km (99 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
179 km (111 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
226 km (141 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
750 km (466 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||24 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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