Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 9.6 km west of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 23 April 2019 at 06:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 67 km depth
23 Apr 06:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Apr 2019 06:10:00 UTC
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.15°N / 95.28°W (Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNW of Playa Brasil (Salina Cruz) (pop: 218) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ENE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
547 km (340 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||67 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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