Leve terremoto magnitud 4.5 - 179 km WSW of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, lunes, 12 oct. 2020 -

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 5.5 terremoto: 177 km west de Tapachula, Chiapas, México Mon, 12 Oct 04h13 que había ocurrido 17 horas antes.
Leve terremoto magnitud 4.5 - 179 km WSW of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, lunes, 12 oct. 2020

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

12 Oct 21:14 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 7 minutos.
12 Oct 21:35: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: SSN
Fecha & hora: 12 Oct 2020 09:06:39 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-10-12 16:06:39 (Hora de México)
Magnitud: 4.5
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 14,58°N / 93,89°W (México)
Volcán mas cercano: Tacana (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km al SW de La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (Pijijiapan) (pop: 1,030)
143 km al SW de Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
143 km al SSW de Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
165 km al WSW de Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
169 km al S de Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
179 km al WSW de Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
256 km al SSW de Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
775 km al SE de Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 29.2°C (85 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN
Energía liberada estimada: 3,5 x 1011 joules (98,6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84,8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.510 km120 Km Al Suroeste De Mapastepec, México, MexicoSSN
M 4.228 kmOffshore Chiapas, MexicoEMSC
M 4.228 km91 Km SW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal), MexicoUSGS

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