Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Niza Viahui, 15 km north of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 1 October 2019 at 02:56 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 49 km depth
1 Oct 03:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Oct 2019 02:56:43 UTC
Depth: 49.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.46°N / 95.25°W (Niza Viahui, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Colonia Deportivo (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
527 km (327 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||49 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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