Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - 66 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-03 04:48:09 (Hora de México)
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 80 km depth
3 Sep 13:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-03 04:48:09 (Hora de México)
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.46°N / 93.65°W (Jiquipilas, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.46°S / 86.35°E
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) E of Plan de Ayala (pop: 479) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNE of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Berriozabal (Berriozábal) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
667 km (414 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.8||80 km||27 Km Al SURESTE De CINTALAPA, CHIS (Mexico)||SSN|
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