Mag. 4.3 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Friday, 1 February 2019 at 18:44 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 77 km depth
1 Feb 19:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 77.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.49°N / 92.67°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
48 km (30 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
64 km (40 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
67 km (41 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
78 km (48 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
879 km (546 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.3||77 km||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (2)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Guatemala / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
235.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)