Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 at 03:52 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 89 km depth
30 Apr 04:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.79°N / 92.42°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Leoncillos (Chiapas) (pop: 899)
9 km (5 mi) SSE of Mazatán (Chiapas) (pop: 5,940)
11 km (7 mi) W of Congregación Reforma (Chiapas) (pop: 1,130)
15 km (10 mi) SSW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero, Chiapas) (pop: 5,720)
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Aquiles Serdan (Mazatán, Chiapas) (pop: 1,140)
22 km (13 mi) SW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
200 km (124 mi) W of Villa Nueva (Departamento de Guatemala, Guatemala) (pop: 406,800)
880 km (547 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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