Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 184 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-05-24 03:55:41 -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.5 quake 181 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, 2020-05-23 21:52:21, which had occurred 6 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 184 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-05-24 03:55:41

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 7 km depth

24 May 10:00 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 minutes.
May 24 10:07: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 7.0 km.
Date & time: 24 May 2020 09:55:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-24 03:55:41
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.445°N / 93.898°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
140 km (87 mi) SW of La Palma (pop: 678)
154 km (95 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
157 km (97 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
172 km (107 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
184 km (114 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
184 km (114 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
365 km (227 mi) W of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
785 km (488 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.67 km153 Km al suroeste de Mapastepec, México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.440 km131km SW of Mapastepec, MexicoUSGS
M 4.440 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 184 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-05-24 03:55:41
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