Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 6.1 km west of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 26 August 2019 at 14:45 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 74 km depth
26 Aug 15:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Aug 2019 14:45:43 UTC
Depth: 74.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.55°N / 95.16°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of Rancho Mormon (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) WSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) WNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
528 km (328 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||74 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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