Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 2 July 2019 at 19:41 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 250 km depth
2 Jul 20:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 250.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.75°N / 92.25°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) NW of Comalapa (pop: 18,700)
43 km (26 mi) N of Motozintla (pop: 23,800)
46 km (29 mi) SSW of La Trinitaria (pop: 6,660)
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Jaltenango de la Paz (pop: 10,400)
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Comitan (pop: 97,500)
72 km (45 mi) NNE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
94 km (58 mi) N of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
836 km (519 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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