Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Cofradía, 3.9 km north of Cofradia, Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 18:58 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 64 km depth
6 May 19:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 6 May 2019 18:58:39 UTC
Depth: 64.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.8°N / 94.77°W (Cofradía, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (175 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) E of Arroyo Concha (Rancho San Antonio) (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ESE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
546 km (339 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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|M 4.1||64 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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