Mag. 4.1 earthquake - CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Sunday, 24 February 2019 at 19:20 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 87 km depth
24 Feb 19:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.76°N / 92.38°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Leoncillos (pop: 899)
6 km (4 mi) NE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,650)
7 km (5 mi) WSW of Congregación Reforma (pop: 1,130)
14 km (9 mi) SE of Mazatán (pop: 5,940)
18 km (11 mi) S of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero) (pop: 5,720)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
191 km (119 mi) W of Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100)
885 km (550 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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