Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 9 October 2019 at 12:16 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 97 km depth
9 Oct 12:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.76°N / 93.59°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) S of Manuel Ávila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 1,780)
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Tres Picos (Chiapas) (pop: 4,400)
19 km (12 mi) SE of Doctor Belisario Domínguez (La Barra) (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 1,040)
41 km (25 mi) SSE of Tonalá (Chiapas) (pop: 32,900)
42 km (26 mi) W of Pijijiapan (Chiapas) (pop: 15,100)
62 km (39 mi) SSE of Arriaga (Chiapas) (pop: 22,800)
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Tuxtla (Chiapas) (pop: 481,100)
715 km (444 mi) ESE 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) [learn more]
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