Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 161 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-20 14:32:02 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 25 km depth
21 Oct 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-20 14:32:02 (Hora de México)
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.73°N / 93.74°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) SW of Pampa Honda (pop: 148) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) WSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
775 km (482 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||25 km||120 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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