Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 154 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-19 11:36:26 (Hora de México) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
20 Oct 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Date & time: 19 Oct 2020 16:36:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter:
2020-10-19 11:36:26 (Hora de México)
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.7°N / 93.67°W
(North Pacific Ocean
Nearest volcano: Tacana
(174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:98 km (61 mi) SW of Pampa Honda
(pop: 148) --> See nearby quakes!99 km (62 mi) SSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal)
(pop: 1,030) --> See nearby quakes!116 km (72 mi) SW of Mapastepec
(pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!120 km (75 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan
(pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!129 km (80 mi) WSW of Escuintla
(pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!131 km (81 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan)
(pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!132 km (82 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán)
(pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!134 km (83 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula)
(pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!139 km (86 mi) WSW of Huixtla
(pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!783 km (487 mi) SE of Mexico City
(pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN
(Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010
joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||4 km||117 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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