Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 105 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 16 July 2019 at 17:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 35 km depth
16 Jul 20:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 hours.
Date & time: 16 Jul 2019 17:05:08 UTC
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.4°N / 94.64°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (57 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
654 km (406 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||35 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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