Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 2 km northwest of Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 2 October 2019 at 02:20 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 84 km depth
2 Oct 02:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Oct 2019 02:20:57 UTC
Depth: 84.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.57°N / 95.12°W (Ciudad Ixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) WNW of Arroyo Negro (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WNW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 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||84 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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