Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 7.2 km northwest of Lazaro Cardenas, Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 9 September 2019 at 04:23 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 106 km depth
9 Sep 04:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Sep 2019 04:23:23 UTC
Depth: 106.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.78°N / 94.9°W (Asuncion Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) N of Sitio de las Flores (pop: 120) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) N of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
535 km (333 mi) ESE 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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