Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 at 06:17 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
29 May 06:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.18°N / 92.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) SW of El Gancho (Suchiate, Chiapas) (pop: 752)
66 km (41 mi) SSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,650)
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Mazatán (Chiapas) (pop: 5,940)
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero, Chiapas) (pop: 5,720)
90 km (56 mi) SW of Metapa (pop: 2,610)
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
99 km (61 mi) SSW of Huehuetán (Chiapas) (pop: 7,270)
901 km (560 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) [learn more]
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