Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 23 October 2019 at 02:47 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 16 km depth
23 Oct 03:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.03°N / 94.26°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) SW of Manuel Ávila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 1,780)
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Tonalá (Chiapas) (pop: 32,900)
134 km (83 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (Chiapas) (pop: 16,900)
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Arriaga (Chiapas) (pop: 22,800)
162 km (101 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (Oaxaca) (pop: 76,600)
176 km (110 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (San Miguel Chimalapa) (pop: 74,800)
228 km (142 mi) SSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Chiapas) (pop: 537,100)
712 km (442 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) [learn more]
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