Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - La Ciruela, Oaxaca, 2.4 km south of San Isidro, El Barrio de la Soledad, Mexico, on Thursday, 5 September 2019 at 16:41 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - La Ciruela, Oaxaca, 2.4 km south of San Isidro, El Barrio de la Soledad, Mexico, on Thursday, 5 September 2019 at 16:41 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 118 km depth

5 Sep 17:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Sep 5 19:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 107.0 to 118.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Sep 2019 16:41:52 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.75°N / 95.17°W (La Ciruela, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNW of La Nueva Esperanza (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SW of Santa Maria Petapa (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) N of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
514 km (319 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.4118 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 4.4118 km10km SSW of Santa Maria Petapa, MexicoUSGS

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