Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, 21 June 2019 at 17:17 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 25 km depth
21 Jun 17:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.43°N / 92.68°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
54 km (34 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
70 km (43 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
84 km (52 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
883 km (549 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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