Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 19 May 2019 at 20:43 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 82 km depth
20 May 05:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 hours.
Depth: 82.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.79°N / 92.39°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Guadalupe (pop: 352)
8 km (5 mi) NNE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
13 km (8 mi) E of San Simon (pop: 150)
19 km (12 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
26 km (16 mi) S of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
33 km (21 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
882 km (548 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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