Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 11 April 2019 at 05:41 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 74 km depth
11 Apr 05:59 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 74.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15°N / 92.97°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of La Palma (pop: 678)
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200)
49 km (30 mi) S of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
49 km (30 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
77 km (48 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
819 km (509 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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