Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 39 km south of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-17 04:37:26 (Hora de México) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 76 km depth
17 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-17 04:37:26 (Hora de México)
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.36°N / 93.34°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) SW of El Palmarcito (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,140)
30 km (18 mi) SW of Las Brisas (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,720)
39 km (24 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 15,100)
48 km (30 mi) W of Mapastepec (pop: 16,100)
93 km (57 mi) SE of Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
97 km (60 mi) NW of Huixtla (pop: 29,300)
127 km (79 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
763 km (474 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) [learn more]
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|M 3.6||76 km||38 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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