Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 150 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-22 15:15:06 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 95 km depth
23 Oct 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-22 15:15:06 (Hora de México)
Depth: 95.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.98°N / 94.26°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW of La Linea (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of El Espinal (pop: 7,620) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) ESE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) ESE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
643 km (399 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||95 km||48 Km Al SUROESTE De ARRIAGA , CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
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