Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 19 March 2019 at 04:12 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 91 km depth
19 Mar 04:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 91.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.9°N / 92.75°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Aztlan (pop: 286)
14 km (9 mi) W of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756)
32 km (20 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200)
41 km (25 mi) WNW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
41 km (25 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
53 km (33 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
844 km (525 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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