Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.0 - 154 km west da Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico, lunedì, 12 ottobre 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.0 - 154 km west da Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico, lunedì, 12 ottobre 2020

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

12 Oct 14:49 UTC: Primo a segnalare: SSN dopo 13 minuti.
Data & ora: 12 Oct 2020 02:36:22 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 2020-10-12 09:36:22 (Hora de México)
Magnitudine: 4.0
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 14,61°N / 93,66°W (Messico)
Vulcano più vicino: Tacana (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km SW da La Palma (pop: 678)
123 km SW da Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
129 km SSW da Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
141 km WSW da Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
154 km WSW da Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
165 km S da Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
246 km SSW da Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
791 km SE da Città del Messico (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.6°C (84 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NW
Fonte dati primaria: SSN
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 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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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.010 km124 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, MexicoSSN
M 4.010 kmOff Coast Of Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

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