Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 21 November 2007 at 11:49 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 123 km depth
Depth: 122.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.594°N / 94.076°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Bethel (pop: 115) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Nueva Tenochtitlan (Rizo de Oro) (pop: 1,640) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NW of Villamorelos (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) N of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
620 km (385 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||123 km||Chiapas, Mexico||USGS|
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