Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 211 km south of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-12 00:59:13 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
12 Oct 13:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-12 00:59:13 (Hora de México)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.01°N / 93.88°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SW of El Yahital (Barra el Mapache) (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) WSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
743 km (462 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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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|4.0||14 km||104 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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