Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 25 April 2019 at 02:29 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 79 km depth
25 Apr 02:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 79.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.62°N / 92.31°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) SSW of Barra de Cahoacán (El Chical) (Suchiate, Chiapas) (pop: 795)
13 km (8 mi) NW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
13 km (8 mi) W of Ignacio López Rayón (Chiapas) (pop: 1,570)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,650)
18 km (11 mi) S of Congregación Reforma (Chiapas) (pop: 1,130)
32 km (20 mi) S of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 198,000)
193 km (120 mi) W of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
901 km (560 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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