Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 2 July 2019 at 07:01 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 69 km depth
2 Jul 07:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.69°N / 92.62°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) SW of Efraín A. Gutiérrez (Mazatán, Chiapas) (pop: 669)
22 km (13 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,650)
37 km (23 mi) SW of Álvaro Obregón (Puerto Madero, Chiapas) (pop: 5,720)
45 km (28 mi) SW of Huehuetán (Chiapas) (pop: 7,270)
46 km (28 mi) WSW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 198,000)
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Huixtla (Chiapas) (pop: 29,300)
870 km (540 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) [learn more]
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