Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - El Ciruelo, 4 km southwest of El Ciruelo, Mexico, on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 at 10:16 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
29 May 10:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 29 May 2018 10:16:25 UTC
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.3°N / 98.29°W (El Ciruelo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) E of El Vizcaino (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSW of San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
359 km (223 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||9 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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