Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 96 km southeast of Guelaguechi, Mexico, on Thursday, 4 April 2019 at 00:27 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 Apr 00:41 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Apr 2019 00:27:51 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.49°N / 94.68°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km (51 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) S of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
644 km (400 mi) SE of Mexico City (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 4.7||60 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
|M 4.7||49 km||69km SSE of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico||USGS|
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