Mag. 4.1 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Saturday, 2 March 2019 at 14:12 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 73 km depth
2 Mar 14:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.7°N / 92.64°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SW of Efraín A. Gutiérrez (Mazatán) (pop: 669)
24 km (15 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,650)
37 km (23 mi) SW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero) (pop: 5,720)
45 km (28 mi) SW of Huehuetán (pop: 7,270)
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
52 km (33 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 29,300)
867 km (539 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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