Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 18 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 06:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 29 km depth
6 May 07:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 6 May 2019 06:50:22 UTC
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.02°N / 95.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SSE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
559 km (347 mi) SE 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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|M 4.1||29 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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