Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 72 Km Al SUROESTE De LAS CHOAPAS, VER, Mexico on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-16 01:54:34 (Hora de México)
Depth: 139.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.34°N / 94.41°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) W of Los Liberales (pop: 300)
31 km (19 mi) W of General Valerio Trujano (pop: 200)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Buena Vista (pop: 200)
152 km (95 mi) NW of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
173 km (107 mi) SW of Villahermosa (pop: 362,400)
549 km (341 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 06:54 UTC||M 3.4 / 139 km||72 Km Al SUROESTE De LAS CHOAPAS, VER, Mexico||SSN|
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