Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 17 July 2019 at 06:25 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 54 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 17 July 2019 at 06:25 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Jul 06:32 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Jul 2019 06:25:49 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.97°N / 94.74°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) ESE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
603 km (375 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.910 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoGFZ
M 4.940 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 4.943 km50km SSE of San Mateo del Mar, MexicoUSGS

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Salina Cruz (Mexico, 54 km NW of epicenter) : Long shaking (reported through EMSC)
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