Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 197 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 27 May 2020 at 16:50 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 17 km depth
27 May 17:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.21°N / 93.94°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
160 km (99 mi) SW of La Palma (pop: 678)
176 km (109 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
182 km (113 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
189 km (118 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
197 km (122 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
210 km (131 mi) S of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
297 km (185 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
801 km (498 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||17 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.1||17 km||177 km al SUROESTE de MAPASTEPEC, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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