Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, 31 May 2019 at 09:38 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 5 km depth
31 May 13:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.32°N / 92.67°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
54 km (33 mi) WSW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
79 km (49 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
92 km (57 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
94 km (58 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
892 km (554 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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