Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 24 March 2019 at 17:41 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 100 km depth
24 Mar 18:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.2°N / 92.7°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Absalon Castellanos Dominguez (pop: 481)
13 km (8 mi) W of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200)
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
15 km (9 mi) ENE of La Palma (pop: 678)
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
34 km (21 mi) SE of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
829 km (515 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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