Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 20 July 2019 at 07:12 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 63 km depth
20 Jul 13:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.65°N / 92.65°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SW of San Simon (Chiapas) (pop: 150)
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula, Chiapas) (pop: 9,560)
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (Chiapas) (pop: 13,700)
50 km (31 mi) SW of Huehuetan (Huehuetán, Chiapas) (pop: 7,760)
51 km (32 mi) SW of Tapachula (Chiapas) (pop: 202,700)
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Huixtla (Chiapas) (pop: 32,000)
220 km (137 mi) W of Mixco (Guatemala, Guatemala) (pop: 473,100)
870 km (540 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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