Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico (Guatemala), on Thursday, 9 May 2019 at 18:24 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 May 18:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.15°N / 92.59°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (36 mi) SW of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460)
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
76 km (47 mi) SW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Pajapita (pop: 8,160)
91 km (57 mi) SSW of Tapachula (Mexico) (pop: 202,700)
100 km (62 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200)
230 km (143 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||10 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico (Guatemala)||EMSC|
|M 4.7||65 km||Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico (Guatemala)||GFZ|
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