Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 142 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 12 August 2019 at 09:25 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 22 km depth
12 Aug 09:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Aug 2019 09:25:58 UTC
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.88°N / 94.18°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km (74 mi) SW of Isla San José (Pijijiapan) (pop: 100) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSW of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SW of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (84 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SW of El Carmen (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SW of San Pedro Buenavista (pop: 8,390) --> See nearby quakes!
730 km (453 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||22 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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