Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 20 June 2019 at 19:02 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 79 km depth
21 Jun 03:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 hours.
Depth: 79.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.69°N / 92.61°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of La Victoria (Mazatán, Chiapas) (pop: 610)
21 km (13 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,650)
36 km (22 mi) SW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero, Chiapas) (pop: 5,720)
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Huehuetán (Chiapas) (pop: 7,270)
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
52 km (33 mi) SSW of Huixtla (Chiapas) (pop: 29,300)
870 km (541 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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