Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Veracruz, 146 km west of Tuxtla (Chiapas), Mexico, on 2020-09-09 03:31:11 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 150 km depth
9 Sep 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-09 03:31:11 (Hora de México)
Depth: 150.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.2°N / 94.41°W (Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Misantla Segundo (pop: 57) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Poblado Cinco (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NE of Santa Maria Chimalapa (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ENE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 mi) SE of Xalapa (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
556 km (346 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||150 km||76 Km Al NORESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.2||150 km||Veracruz, Mexico||EMSC|
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