Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 42 km southwest of Tonalá, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-08-02 02:26:14 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 31 km depth
2 Aug 13:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-02 02:26:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.79°N / 93.99°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) SW of General Lazaro Cardenas (Vuelta Rica) (pop: 265) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Doctor Belisario Dominguez (La Barra) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of La Gloria (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) SSE of Chahuites (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) S of Tiltepec (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
678 km (422 mi) SE of Mexico City (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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|4.0||31 km||41 km al SUROESTE de TONALA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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