Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 245 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-19 03:53:14 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 12 km depth
19 Oct 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-19 03:53:14 (Hora de México)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.05°N / 94.55°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
688 km (428 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||12 km||143 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico||SSN|
|M 4.0||12 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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