Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 167 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-18 07:21:14 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 13 km depth
18 Apr 13:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-18 07:21:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.73°N / 93.23°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km (87 mi) SW of El Sajio (pop: 172) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) SW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SW of Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SSW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SW of Frontera Hidalgo (pop: 3,520) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SW of Tuxtla Chico (pop: 7,030) --> See nearby quakes!
892 km (555 mi) SE 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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|M 4.1||13 km||156 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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