Mag. 4.1 earthquake - OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO, on Thursday, 7 March 2019 at 01:55 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 90 km depth
7 Mar 02:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 90.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.16°N / 93.02°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) W of La Palma (pop: 678)
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
60 km (37 mi) W of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
62 km (38 mi) SSE of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
87 km (54 mi) WNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
178 km (111 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
804 km (499 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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