Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - El Ciruelo, 5.5 km southwest of El Ciruelo, Mexico, on Monday, 28 May 2018 at 10:49 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 7 km depth
28 May 11:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 28 May 2018 10:49:55 UTC
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.29°N / 98.3°W (El Ciruelo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of El Vizcaino (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) W of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||7 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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