Mag. 4.4 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Sunday, 3 February 2019 at 06:53 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 63 km depth
3 Feb 07:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.5°N / 92.61°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
42 km (26 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Mazatán (pop: 5,940)
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero) (pop: 5,720)
59 km (37 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
73 km (45 mi) SW of Cacahoatán (pop: 14,400)
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
884 km (549 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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