Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 137 km southwest of Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, 28 December 2019 at 06:29 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 14 km depth
28 Dec 06:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.14°N / 93.25°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (165 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (68 mi) SW of Puerto Madero (Tapachula) (pop: 9,650)
118 km (73 mi) SW of Mazatán (pop: 5,940)
119 km (74 mi) SW of Brisas Barra de Suchiate (pop: 13,700)
137 km (85 mi) SW of Tapachula (pop: 198,000)
140 km (87 mi) SW of Huixtla (pop: 29,300)
149 km (92 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 16,100)
300 km (186 mi) W of Guatemala City (Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
859 km (534 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) [learn more]
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|M 4.3||14 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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