Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 29 August 2019 at 12:05 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
29 Aug 12:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Aug 2019 12:05:30 UTC
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.45°N / 94.67°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SW of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
648 km (402 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||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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