Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 4 May 2019 at 08:24 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 120 km depth
4 May 18:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 hours.
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.01°N / 92.48°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) NE of Adolfo Lopez Mateos (pop: 486)
10 km (6 mi) ESE of Canton Cahulotal (pop: 306)
11 km (7 mi) W of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
14 km (9 mi) S of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
17 km (10 mi) NNW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
18 km (11 mi) NE of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756)
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
860 km (535 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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