Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 35 km southwest of Tonalá, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-05-12 00:36:52 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 89 km depth
12 May 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-12 00:36:52 (Hora de México)
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.92°N / 94.03°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Punta Flor (Arriaga) (pop: 931)
23 km (14 mi) SW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130)
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400)
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Chahuite (pop: 9,840)
51 km (31 mi) S of El Espinal (pop: 7,620)
135 km (84 mi) SW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
666 km (414 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||89 km||34 km al SUROESTE de TONALA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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