Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 151 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 27 August 2019 at 05:44 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
27 Aug 06:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Aug 2019 05:44:07 UTC
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.06°N / 94.39°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) S of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SW of Villa Corzo (Centro) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
699 km (435 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||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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