Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 285 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-18 22:34:16 (Hora de México) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 285 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-18 22:34:16 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 16 km depth

19 Sep 04:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Sep 2020 03:34:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-18 22:34:16 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.67°N / 94.65°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
167 km (104 mi) SW of Puerto Arista (Tonalá) (pop: 944)
177 km (110 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
185 km (115 mi) SW of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
192 km (119 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 15,100)
192 km (119 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 37,400)
285 km (177 mi) SW of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
712 km (442 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29°C (84 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 2 km/h (1 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.316 km177 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, MexicoSSN
M 4.316 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

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