Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 11:34 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 86 km depth
6 May 11:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 86.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.74°N / 92.45°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,650)
14 km (9 mi) S of Mazatán (Chiapas) (pop: 5,940)
15 km (10 mi) WSW of Congregación Reforma (Chiapas) (pop: 1,130)
19 km (12 mi) NW of Barra de Cahoacán (El Chical) (Suchiate, Chiapas) (pop: 795)
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero, Chiapas) (pop: 5,720)
28 km (17 mi) SW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
33 km (21 mi) NW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
881 km (547 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) [learn more]
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