Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 134 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-04-21 03:06:59 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 15 km depth
21 Apr 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-21 03:06:59 (Hora de México)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.34°N / 93.36°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) SW of Miguel Hidalgo
110 km (68 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
124 km (77 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
131 km (81 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
131 km (82 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
134 km (83 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
270 km (168 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
835 km (519 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||15 km||130 km al SUROESTE de HUIXTLA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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