Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Monday, 2 December 2019 at 04:30 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 17 km depth
2 Dec 04:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.74°N / 93.15°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SW of Las Brisas del Huayate (pop: 177)
76 km (48 mi) W of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
78 km (49 mi) W of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900)
83 km (52 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 9,570)
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
98 km (61 mi) W of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
822 km (511 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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