Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Hacienda del Corte, 2.7 km southwest of Juan de la Luz Enriquez, Mexico, on Thursday, 9 May 2019 at 16:41 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 129 km depth
9 May 17:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 9 May 2019 16:41:26 UTC
Depth: 129.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.17°N / 94.84°W (Hacienda del Corte, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Juan de la Luz Enriquez (pop: 196) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NNE of Cuauhtémoc (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Donaji (pop: 2,360) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Santa Maria Chimalapa (pop: 2,540) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Jesus Carranza (Veracruz) (pop: 4,020) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NNE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
518 km (322 mi) ESE 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||129 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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