Mag. 3.7 earthquake - 86 km west of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-08-25 14:31:06 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 170 km depth
26 Aug 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-25 14:31:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 170.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.9°N / 93.91°W (Río Negro, Chiapas, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (89 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Constitucion (El Chayotal) (pop: 261) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WNW of Simon Bolivar (El Transval) (Cintalapa) (pop: 136) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Merida (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NW of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SW of Raudales Malpaso (pop: 6,820) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Villamorelos (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (30 mi) NNW of José Maria Pino Suarez (pop: 2,090) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) W of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
619 km (385 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||170 km||30 Km Al NOROESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 3.7||170 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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