Leve terremoto magnitud 4.0 - 226 km SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Mexico, sábado, 17 oct. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.0 - 226 km SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Mexico, sábado, 17 oct. 2020

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 35 km depth

17 Oct 09:07 UTC: Primero en informar: SSN después de 37 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 17 Oct 2020 08:29:45 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-10-17 03:29:45 (Hora de México)
Magnitud: 4.0
Profundidad: 35.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 15,03°N / 94,22°W (México)
Volcán mas cercano: Tacana (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km al SW de El Manguito (Tonalá) (pop: 821)
128 km al SSW de Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
131 km al SW de Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
138 km al SSW de Arriaga (pop: 24,400)
165 km al SE de Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600)
178 km al SSE de Heroica Ciudad de Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800)
226 km al SSW de Tuxtla Gtz (pop: 537,100)
715 km al SE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 28.6°C (83 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 13 m/s (26 kts) from N
Fuente primaria de datos: SSN
Energía liberada estimada: 6,3 x 1010 joules (17,5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15,1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.035 km127 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, MexicoSSN
M 4.035 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC
M 3.6129 km88 Km Al Suroeste De Puerto Arista, México, MexicoINETER

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We felt it in Cholula Puebla Mexico / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It was a sudden feeling of moving sideways with a noise.
We felt it in Cholula Puebla Mexico / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It was a sudden feeling of moving sideways with a noise.
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