Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 16 July 2019 at 21:13 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 107 km depth
17 Jul 03:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 107.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.84°N / 92.25°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) ESE of Vida Mejor I (Los Cafetales) (pop: 6,460)
7 km (4 mi) S of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Tuxtla Chico (pop: 7,030)
22 km (13 mi) E of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
23 km (14 mi) NE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
25 km (15 mi) SE of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
40 km (25 mi) SE of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
891 km (554 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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