Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Mexico-Guatemala Border Region on Tuesday, 5 February 2019 at 16:15 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Mexico-Guatemala Border Region on Tuesday, 5 February 2019 at 16:15 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 182 km depth

5 Feb 16:22 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2019 04:15:35 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 182.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.65°N / 92.37°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Bella Vista (pop: 1,670)
24 km (15 mi) W of Comalapa (pop: 18,700)
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Motozintla (pop: 19,100)
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Comitán (pop: 79,900)
84 km (52 mi) N of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Las Margaritas (Centro) (pop: 103,400)
229 km (142 mi) WNW of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
831 km (516 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.6182 kmMexico-Guatemala Border RegionGFZ
M 4.9167 km- 13km SW of Chicomuselo, MexicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

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Là Crucecita / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 148 km NW of epicenter) : A small wobbly. (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico, 148 km NW of epicenter) : It was a small wobbly movement. (reported through EMSC)
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