Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 35 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-08-28 04:00:02 (Hora de México)
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 161 km depth
28 Aug 13:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-28 04:00:02 (Hora de México)
Depth: 161.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.62°N / 93.41°W (Ocozocoautla de Espinosa, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.62°S / 86.59°E
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) N of Lerma (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Berriozabal (Berriozábal) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) W of Suchiapa (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of San Fernando (pop: 9,650) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Chiapas (Chiapa de Corzo) (pop: 45,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
681 km (423 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.5||161 km||17 Km Al SUR De OCOZOCOAUTLA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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