Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 3 October 2019 at 15:53 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 88 km depth
3 Oct 16:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 88.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.35°N / 93.38°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Villahermosa (pop: 89)
35 km (22 mi) S of La Conquista (Pijijiapan) (pop: 473)
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900)
52 km (32 mi) W of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300)
99 km (62 mi) S of Villaflores (pop: 37,200)
130 km (81 mi) WNW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
760 km (472 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
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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