Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 168 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-03 15:44:26 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 168 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-03 15:44:26 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 15 km depth

3 Sep 21:06 UTC: First to report: SSN after 22 minutes.

Sep 3 21:07: Source data changed from EMSC to SSN
Date & time: 3 Sep 2020 08:44:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-03 15:44:26 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.67°N / 93.8°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) SW of Barranquilla (pop: 50)
129 km (80 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
153 km (95 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
158 km (98 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
168 km (104 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
183 km (114 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200)
775 km (482 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.315 km129 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS (Mexico)SSN
M 4.315 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

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