Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 12 km northeast of Motozintla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-05-27 02:16:12 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 172 km depth
27 May 07:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-27 02:16:12 (Hora de México)
Depth: 172.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.46°N / 92.19°W (Bejucal de Ocampo, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) E of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 76) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNE of San Francisco Motozintla (Motozintla) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NE of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) N of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Jacaltenango (Huehuetenango, Guatemala) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) N of Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) SE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
858 km (533 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||172 km||12 km al NORESTE de MOTOZINTLA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
|4.1||172 km||Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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