Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 at 13:49 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 at 13:49 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 118 km depth

29 May 14:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
May 29 14:16: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 106.0 to 112.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 112.0 to 118.0 km.
Date & time: 29 May 2019 01:49:15 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.21°N / 92.52°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) E of Villa Comaltitlan (San Juan, Chiapas) (pop: 7,200)
13 km (8 mi) N of Colonia Obrera (pop: 1,430)
19 km (12 mi) SE of Escuintla (Chiapas) (pop: 9,570)
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Motozintla (Chiapas) (pop: 23,800)
44 km (27 mi) NW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Mapastepec (Chiapas) (pop: 17,900)
225 km (140 mi) WNW of Guatemala City (Departamento de Guatemala, Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
844 km (524 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.6118 kmChiapas, MexicoEMSC
M 4.6111 km8km S of Villa Comaltitlan, MexicoUSGS

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