Mag. 4.2 earthquake - CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Friday, 1 February 2019 at 18:01 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 89 km depth
1 Feb 18:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.78°N / 92.39°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Leoncillos (pop: 899)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Mazatán (pop: 5,940)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Vida Mejor I (Los Cafetales) (pop: 6,460)
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Barra de Cahoacán (El Chical) (Suchiate) (pop: 795)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
41 km (25 mi) SSE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
196 km (122 mi) W of Villa Nueva (Guatemala) (pop: 406,800)
883 km (549 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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