Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 124 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-01 17:56:15 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 124 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-01 17:56:15 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 16 km depth

1 Oct 23:00 UTC: Premier à signaler: INETER après 4 minutes.
1 Oct 23:07: Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 5.9 km (3.7 mi) au NE.
1 Oct 23:14: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: SSN
Date & time: 1 Oct 2020 22:56:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-01 17:56:15 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.6
Profondeur: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.07°N / 93.02°W (Océan Pacifique Nord, Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Tacana (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km SO de Playa Linda (pop: 457) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
100 km OSO de Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
107 km SO de Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
110 km SO de Congregacion Reforma (pop: 1,130) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
111 km SSO de Aquiles Serdan (pop: 1,140) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
116 km SO de Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla, Guatemala) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
120 km SO de Frontera Hidalgo (pop: 3,520) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
124 km SO de Tapachula (pop: 202,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
133 km SO de Tuxtla Chico (pop: 7,030) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
882 km SE de Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29.3°C (85 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from W
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.616 km115 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, MexicoSSN
M 5.219 km92 Km Al Suroeste De El Gancho México, MexicoINETER
M 4.635 kmOffshore Chiapas, MexicoEMSC
M 4.635 km41 Km SW of Puerto Madero, MexicoUSGS
M 4.754 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoGFZ

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