Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 132 km south of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, 19 December 2019 at 16:35 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
19 Dec 16:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Dec 2019 16:35:48 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.99°N / 94.23°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) SSW of Isla San Marcos (pop: 86) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SW of Villa Corzo (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SW of San Pedro Buenavista (pop: 8,390) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
717 km (446 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 4.1||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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