Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 at 01:31 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 80 km depth
28 May 01:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.96°N / 92.87°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177)
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Aztlan (pop: 286)
42 km (26 mi) SW of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan) (pop: 7,200)
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
53 km (33 mi) S of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
66 km (41 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
830 km (516 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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