Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 96 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 22 July 2019 at 19:58 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 31 km depth
22 Jul 20:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 22 Jul 2019 19:58:57 UTC
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.1°N / 93.87°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) SW of El Diamante (Pijijiapan) (pop: 95) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SW of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SW of El Carmen (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (69 mi) WSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) S of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SSW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
737 km (458 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||31 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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