Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 167 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico on Sunday, 18 October 2020
18 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-18 02:57:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.11°N / 93.61°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km (87 mi) SW of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 800)
139 km (87 mi) SW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 200)
140 km (87 mi) SW of Aztlán (pop: 300)
170 km (106 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
199 km (124 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
834 km (518 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-10-18 02:57:57 (Hora de México) (18 Oct 07:57:57 UTC)||M 3.8 / 18 km||167 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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