Mag. 3.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 May 2019 at 08:48 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 45 km depth
5 May 15:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.47°N / 92.62°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
43 km (27 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
62 km (39 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
66 km (41 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
76 km (47 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
885 km (550 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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