Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Thursday, 15 August 2019
15 Aug 02:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.46°N / 95.67°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SE of Playa Grande (pop: 200)
53 km (33 mi) S of Paja Blanca (pop: 100)
53 km (33 mi) SE of El Coyul (pop: 2,200)
94 km (59 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
129 km (80 mi) SW of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
574 km (357 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 15 Aug 01:48 UTC||M 4.1 / 16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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