Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 16 June 2019 at 04:55 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
16 Jun 13:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.48°N / 92.73°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,560)
52 km (32 mi) SW of Mazatán (Chiapas) (pop: 5,940)
55 km (34 mi) W of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
62 km (39 mi) SW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero, Chiapas) (pop: 5,720)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Huixtla (Chiapas) (pop: 32,000)
83 km (52 mi) SW of Cacahoatán (Chiapas) (pop: 14,400)
875 km (544 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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