Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 110 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 3 August 2019 at 14:16 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 18 km depth
3 Aug 16:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 58 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Aug 2019 14:16:07 UTC
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.36°N / 94.62°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
658 km (409 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||18 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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