Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 165 km west of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-28 04:45:40 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 11 km depth
28 Oct 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-28 04:45:40 (Hora de México)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.95°N / 93.79°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (54 mi) SW of Los Mangos (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) WSW of Acapetahua (pop: 6,190) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSW of Villa Corzo (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SW of Montecristo (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) SW of Jaltenango de la Paz (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) SW of La Concordia (pop: 7,640) --> See nearby quakes!
755 km (469 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||11 km||102 Km Al SUROESTE De PIJIJIAPAN, CHIS, Mexico||SSN|
|M 3.8||11 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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