Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 230 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 20 May 2020 at 01:04 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
20 May 01:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.05°N / 94.33°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Cabeza de Toro (Tonalá) (pop: 3,410)
131 km (81 mi) SSW of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
139 km (87 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 15,100)
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
171 km (106 mi) SSE of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
172 km (107 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 37,400)
230 km (143 mi) SW of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
705 km (438 mi) SE 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) [learn more]
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|M 4.1||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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