Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 107 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 at 23:23 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 22 km depth
16 Apr 23:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2019 23:23:40 UTC
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.27°N / 94.85°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (63 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (77 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (77 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) ESE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
648 km (403 mi) SE 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||22 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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