Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 218 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-08-11 04:28:43 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 16 km depth
11 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-11 04:28:43 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.3°N / 94.47°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
675 km (419 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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|M 4.0||16 km||116 km al SUROESTE de TONALA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||16 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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