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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 58 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 2:18 pm (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 58 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 2:18 pm (GMT -6) Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 58 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 2:18 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 28 km depth

26 May 20:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 24 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 26, 2023 20:18:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, May 26, 2023 at 2:18 pm (GMT -6)
Depth27.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.58°N / 93.88°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.58°S / 86.12°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoTacana (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities37 km (23 mi) SW of Isla San Marcos (pop: 86) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (33 mi) S of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Tamaulipas (pop: 1,570) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Emiliano Zapata (pop: 3,350) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
77 km (48 mi) SW of Monterrey (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (58 mi) SW of Villa Corzo (Centro) (pop: 10,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
702 km (436 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 29.7°C (85 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SSW
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
4.028 kmMexico: 58 Km Al SUR De TONALA, CHISSSN
4.028 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

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