Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 102 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-24 04:39:20 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 102 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-09-24 04:39:20 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 118 km depth

24 Sep 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 24 Sep 2020 09:39:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-24 04:39:20 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.39°N / 93.99°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) ESE of San Pedro de las Palmas Dos (pop: 58)
12 km (8 mi) ENE of El Espinal (pop: 7,620)
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400)
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Chahuite (pop: 9,840)
42 km (26 mi) NW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
44 km (27 mi) SW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500)
102 km (63 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
640 km (398 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.0118 km20 Km Al NOROESTE De ARRIAGA , CHIS, MexicoSSN

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