Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 65 km northwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 04:41:02 (Hora de México) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 98 km depth
17 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-17 04:41:02 (Hora de México)
Depth: 98.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.16°N / 92.8°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) ESE of La Palma (pop: 678)
11 km (7 mi) S of Absalon Castellanos Dominguez (pop: 481)
23 km (15 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200)
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
36 km (22 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
181 km (113 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
823 km (511 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||98 km||33 Km Al SURESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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