Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 135 km southwest of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 7 September 2019 at 19:14 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 18 km depth
7 Sep 19:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.01°N / 94.33°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
117 km (73 mi) SW of Isla San Marcos (pop: 86) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSE of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
708 km (440 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||18 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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