Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 78 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at 14:37 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 78 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at 14:37 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 171 km depth

6 May 15:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 6 May 2020 02:37:31 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 171.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.46°N / 93.77°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) E of Cereso 14 (El Amate) (pop: 18)
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500)
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400)
37 km (23 mi) ENE of El Espinal (pop: 7,620)
41 km (26 mi) N of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
54 km (33 mi) SW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200)
78 km (48 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
656 km (408 mi) ESE 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) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.1171 kmChiapas, MexicoEMSC

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