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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 123 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico on Tuesday, 13 October 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.5 quake: 142 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico, 12 Oct 2020 04:13, which had occurred 1 day 3 hours earlier.
Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 123 Km Al SUROESTE De  PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico on Tuesday, 13 October 2020
13 Oct 07:42 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
13 Oct 07:49: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 9.0 km (from 6.2 to 5.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.7 km (2.3 mi) towards NNE.
13 Oct 07:56: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: Tuesday, 13 October 2020 07:37 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-13 02:37:34 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.73°N / 93.79°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (65 mi) SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1000)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Barrita de Pajón (pop: 400)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Pampa Honda (pop: 100)
151 km (94 mi) S of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
166 km (103 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
771 km (479 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.6°C (83 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from W
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-10-13 02:37:34 (Hora de México) (13 Oct 07:37:34 UTC)M 4.2 / 15 km123 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, MexicoSSN
Tue, 13 Oct 07:37 UTCM 4.2 / 15 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC
2020-10-13 01:37:31 (13 Oct 07:37:31 UTC)M 4.1 / 9 km126 Km Al Sur De Buenavista, México, MexicoINETER

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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 123 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico on Tuesday, 13 October 2020

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