Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 31 July 2019 at 06:21 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 86 km depth
31 Jul 13:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 86.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.68°N / 92.39°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
24 km (15 mi) NW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
38 km (23 mi) S of Huehuetan (Huehuetán) (pop: 7,760)
42 km (26 mi) SW of Cacahoatan (Cacahoatán) (pop: 16,600)
52 km (32 mi) S of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
890 km (553 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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