Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 21 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 15 July 2019 at 07:00 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 4 km depth
15 Jul 07:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Jul 2019 07:00:05 UTC
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.99°N / 95.23°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) SSE of Playa Azul (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
563 km (350 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||4 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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