Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 101 km south of Tecomán, Colima, Mexico, on 2020-05-15 23:20:47 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
16 May 08:49 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-15 23:20:47 (Hora de México)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.01°N / 103.84°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (169 km / 105 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) SW of La Llorona (pop: 47) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Colola (pop: 632) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Paso de Noria (pop: 174) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSW of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of El Parotal (pop: 46) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SW of Cobigenes (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) WSW of Chocola (pop: 71) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of Salitre de Estopica (pop: 202) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) WSW of Cerro Prieto (pop: 71) --> See nearby quakes!
521 km (324 mi) WSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||15 km||99 km al SUR de TECOMAN, COL (Mexico)||SSN|
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