A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Pijijiapan in Mexico. The temblor was reported at 01:57:30 / 1:57 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 102.57 km (64 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-12 07:57:30 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -93.112 West, latitude 15.5992 North, depth 102.57 km.
Close countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). The epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Tonalá (c. 32 900 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Huixtla (c. 29 300 pop), 110 km (69 miles) from Arriaga (c. 22 800 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Motozintla de Mendoza (c. 19 100 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Frontera Comalapa (c. 18 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arriaga, Mazatán, Frontera Comalapa.
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