Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 16 June 2019 at 20:38 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 180 km depth
16 Jun 21:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
Depth: 180.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.73°N / 92.56°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) SSW of Unión Buenavista (Chiapas) (pop: 1,600)
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Montecristo (Chiapas) (pop: 2,550)
17 km (11 mi) SE of Francisco I. Madero (Ángel Albino Corzo, Chiapas) (pop: 1,820)
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Nueva Colombia (pop: 1,570)
45 km (28 mi) W of Comalapa (Chiapas) (pop: 18,700)
73 km (46 mi) SW of Comitán (Chiapas) (pop: 79,900)
129 km (80 mi) SSE of Tuxtla (Chiapas) (pop: 481,100)
809 km (502 mi) ESE 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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