Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Ocotal, 5.1 km northeast of Zacatal, San Juan Guichicovi, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 04:15 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 28 km depth
6 May 04:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 6 May 2019 04:15:03 UTC
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.96°N / 95.16°W (Ocotal, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) W of El Ocotalito (pop: 323) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) WSW of Estacion Mogoñé (pop: 1,470) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Santa Maria Petapa (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
501 km (311 mi) ESE 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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