Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 11 May 2019 at 05:50 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 108 km depth
11 May 13:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 108.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.75°N / 93.02°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177)
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
64 km (40 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
74 km (46 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
77 km (48 mi) S of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
832 km (517 mi) SE 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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