Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 3.4 km northeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 29 September 2019 at 05:00 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 29 km depth
29 Sep 05:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Sep 2019 05:00:53 UTC
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.46°N / 95°W (Heroica Ciudad de Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of El Tamarindo (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSW of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (121 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
547 km (340 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||29 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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