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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 9 September 2017
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.88°N / 94.61°W
Nearest volcano: El Chichón
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Saturday, 9 September 2017 03:08 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 9 Sep 2017|
|Sat, 9 Sep 03:08 UTC||M 4.9 / 80 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
|Sat, 9 Sep 03:08 UTC||M 4.9 / 57 km||- offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||USGS|
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