Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, 22 October 2019 at 09:00 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 59 km depth
22 Oct 09:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.24°N / 93.7°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SSW of El Diamante (Pijijiapan, Chiapas) (pop: 95)
61 km (38 mi) SSW of El Manguito (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 821)
72 km (45 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (Chiapas) (pop: 16,900)
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Mapastepec (Chiapas) (pop: 17,900)
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Paredón (Chiapas) (pop: 6,130)
95 km (59 mi) S of Tonala (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 35,300)
180 km (112 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Chiapas) (pop: 537,100)
741 km (460 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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