Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 13 Km Al SURESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico on Monday, 12 October 2020
13 Oct 01:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-12 13:25:20 (Hora de México)
Depth: 115.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.65°N / 93.09°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SW of Unión Pijijiapan (pop: 200)
4 km (3 mi) SE of Nueva Flor (pop: 400)
6 km (4 mi) SW of Plan de Ayala (pop: 700)
122 km (76 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
123 km (77 mi) S of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
766 km (476 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-12 13:25:20 (Hora de México) (12 Oct 18:25:20 UTC)||M 3.8 / 115 km||13 Km Al SURESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|Mon, 12 Oct 18:25 UTC||M 3.8 / 115 km||32 Km NW of Mapastepec, Mexico||EMSC|
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