Mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 55 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 10:14 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 Sep 10:26 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.88°N / 94.78°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
607 km (377 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
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||10 km||Near Coast of Oaxaca, Mexico||GFZ|
|M 4.9||52 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
|M 4.9||56 km||- 35km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico||USGS|
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