Mag. 4.3 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Friday, 1 February 2019 at 22:42 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 80 km depth
1 Feb 22:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.82°N / 92.54°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Adolfo Ruiz Cortines (pop: 849)
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Mazatán (pop: 5,940)
17 km (10 mi) NW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,650)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero) (pop: 5,720)
28 km (17 mi) SW of Huehuetán (pop: 7,270)
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
36 km (23 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 29,300)
868 km (539 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) [learn more]
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