Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2.5 km southeast of Emiliano Zapata, Mexico, on Friday, 10 May 2019 at 22:36 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 73 km depth
10 May 22:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 10 May 2019 22:36:53 UTC
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.26°N / 95.09°W (Heroica Ciudad de Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Emiliano Zapata (pop: 443) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
554 km (344 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||73 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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