Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - 56 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico on Friday, 16 October 2020
17 Oct 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-16 10:04:44 (Hora de México)
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.26°N / 93.5°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (150 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) SW of Nuevo Tolomita (pop: 100)
40 km (25 mi) SW of El Palmarcito (pop: 1,100)
41 km (26 mi) SW of Costa Azul (pop: 100)
139 km (86 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
172 km (107 mi) SW of Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
756 km (470 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-16 10:04:44 (Hora de México) (16 Oct 15:04:44 UTC)||M 3.9 / 39 km||56 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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