Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 37 km southwest of Tonalá, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 7 May 2020 at 22:40 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 88 km depth
7 May 23:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.95°N / 94.07°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Punta Flor (Arriaga) (pop: 931)
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Paredón (pop: 6,130)
25 km (15 mi) S of Emiliano Zapata (pop: 3,350)
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
41 km (25 mi) SSE of Chahuite (San Antonio) (pop: 9,840)
136 km (85 mi) SW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
661 km (411 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.0||88 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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