Mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 22 km southeast of San Francisco del Mar Viejo, Mexico, on Saturday, 9 September 2017 at 12:17 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 78 km depth
9 Sep 12:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 78.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.11°N / 94.47°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SE of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSE of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) WSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ESE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) W of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) E of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
616 km (383 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||78 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
|M 4.8||78 km||- 23km SE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico||USGS|
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