Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - El Ciruelo, 2.7 km southeast of El Ciruelo, Mexico, on Wednesday, 4 July 2018 at 04:38 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 12 km depth
4 Jul 04:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Jul 2018 04:38:39 UTC
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.3°N / 98.24°W (El Ciruelo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of El Conejo (pop: 38) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) WSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) W of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 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: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||12 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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