Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 13 April 2019 at 15:35 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 73 km depth
13 Apr 15:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.66°N / 92.63°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) SW of San Simon (pop: 150)
23 km (15 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
29 km (18 mi) S of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756)
46 km (28 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
48 km (30 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
871 km (541 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) More info
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