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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 121 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico on Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 121 Km Al SUROESTE De  TONALA, CHIS, Mexico on Wednesday, 14 October 2020
14 Oct 21:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
14 Oct 21:42: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: Wednesday, 14 October 2020 21:18 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-14 16:18:35 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.28°N / 94.52°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) SW of Cachimbo (pop: 100)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Puerto Arista (pop: 900)
105 km (65 mi) SW of General Lázaro Cárdenas (Vuelta Rica) (pop: 300)
123 km (76 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
139 km (87 mi) SE of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
672 km (418 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 30°C (86 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from NNW
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
2020-10-14 16:18:35 (Hora de México) (14 Oct 21:18:35 UTC)M 4.2 / 33 km121 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, MexicoSSN
Wed, 14 Oct 21:18 UTCM 4.2 / 33 kmOff Coast Of Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 121 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, Mexico on Wednesday, 14 October 2020

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