Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 6 July 2019 at 11:33 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 82 km depth
6 Jul 11:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 82.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.67°N / 92.48°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
22 km (13 mi) S of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
35 km (22 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
49 km (31 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
52 km (32 mi) S of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
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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