Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 3.2 km northeast of La Compuerta, San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 9 September 2019 at 14:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 107 km depth
9 Sep 14:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Sep 2019 14:10:50 UTC
Depth: 107.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.67°N / 94.62°W (San Miguel Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ENE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ENE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (352 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||107 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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