Mag. 4.0 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Thursday, 7 February 2019 at 20:14 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 88 km depth
7 Feb 20:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.77°N / 92.53°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Guanacastal 1ra. Sección (Mazatán) (pop: 966)
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
19 km (12 mi) S of Aquiles Serdan (pop: 1,140)
19 km (12 mi) SSE of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756)
24 km (15 mi) SW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero) (pop: 5,720)
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
42 km (26 mi) S of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
872 km (542 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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