Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 16 July 2019 at 08:27 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 204 km depth
16 Jul 13:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 204.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.63°N / 92.1°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) SE of Comalapa (Chiapas) (pop: 18,700)
17 km (10 mi) ENE of Bella Vista (Chiapas) (pop: 1,670)
17 km (10 mi) NNE of Ojo de Agua Centro (pop: 896)
33 km (21 mi) NNE of Motozintla (Chiapas) (pop: 19,100)
69 km (43 mi) S of Comitan (Chiapas) (pop: 97,500)
83 km (51 mi) N of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
166 km (103 mi) SE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Chiapas) (pop: 537,100)
857 km (532 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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