Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 79 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 20 September 2019 at 11:37 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - North Pacific Ocean, 79 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 20 September 2019 at 11:37 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 16 km depth

20 Sep 11:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Sep 2019 11:37:43 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.63°N / 98.06°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of El Azufre (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 524) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SW of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) WSW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSE of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
437 km (272 mi) SSE 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.216 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 79 km south of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, 20 September 2019 at 11:37 (GMT)
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