Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 5.7 km south of Tecoyame, Santiago Tapextla, Mexico, on Friday, 27 July 2018 at 22:34 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 18 km depth
27 Jul 22:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Jul 2018 22:34:15 UTC
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.28°N / 98.53°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Tecoyame (pop: 249) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) S of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SE of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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