Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 131 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 23 May 2019 at 10:24 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
23 May 10:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Date & time: 23 May 2019 10:24:46 UTC
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.21°N / 94.49°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
103 km (64 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
680 km (423 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||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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