Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 114 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, 27 December 2019 at 15:34 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
27 Dec 15:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.13°N / 92.95°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,560)
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
95 km (59 mi) SSW of San José el Hueyate (Barra de San José) (pop: 756)
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Mazatan (Mazatán) (pop: 6,840)
114 km (71 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 202,700)
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Huixtla (pop: 32,000)
269 km (167 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
883 km (549 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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|M 4.3||10 km||Offshore Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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