Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 188 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-07-09 07:23:44 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
9 Jul 12:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-09 07:23:44 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.26°N / 93.93°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) SW of Isla San José (Pijijiapan) (pop: 100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) W of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) SE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
721 km (448 mi) SE of Mexiko (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||18 km||90 km al SUROESTE de PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||18 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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