Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 13 May 2019 at 19:36 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 134 km depth
14 May 01:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 134.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.64°N / 92.35°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) W of Barra de Cahoacán (El Chical) (Suchiate, Chiapas) (pop: 795)
12 km (7 mi) SE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,650)
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Congregación Reforma (Chiapas) (pop: 1,130)
18 km (11 mi) W of Ignacio López Rayón (Chiapas) (pop: 1,570)
18 km (11 mi) NW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Mazatán (Chiapas) (pop: 5,940)
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
896 km (557 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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