Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 214 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-16 13:58:27 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 214 km southwest of Tuxtla, Chiapas, Mexico, on 2020-10-16 13:58:27 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth

16 Oct 19:14 UTC: Premier à signaler: SSN après 16 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Oct 2020 06:58:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-16 13:58:27 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.1
Profondeur: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.26°N / 94.36°W (Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Tacana (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km SSW de Cachimbo (San Francisco del Mar) (pop: 124)
97 km SW de Cabeza de Toro (Tonalá) (pop: 3,410)
113 km SW de Tonalá (pop: 32,900)
119 km SSW de Arriaga (pop: 22,800)
135 km SE de Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
149 km SSE de Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
214 km SW de Tuxtla (pop: 481,100)
686 km SE de Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 28.2°C (83 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.116 km112 Km Al SUROESTE De TONALA, CHIS, MexicoSSN
M 4.116 kmOffshore Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

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