Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Chiapas, Mexico, on Sunday, 22 December 2019 at 16:56 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 90 km depth
22 Dec 17:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 90.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.72°N / 93.71°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Pueblo Nuevo (San Cayetano) (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 983)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Manuel Ávila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 1,780)
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Cabeza de Toro (Tonalá, Chiapas) (pop: 3,410)
26 km (16 mi) SW of Tres Picos (Chiapas) (pop: 4,400)
41 km (26 mi) S of Tonalá (Chiapas) (pop: 32,900)
54 km (33 mi) W of Pijijiapan (Chiapas) (pop: 15,100)
132 km (82 mi) SSW of Tuxtla (Chiapas) (pop: 481,100)
707 km (439 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (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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