Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 57 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 2 October 2019 at 20:42 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 23 km depth
2 Oct 21:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Oct 2019 20:42:07 UTC
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.68°N / 95.07°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) S of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) E of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
599 km (372 mi) SE 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||23 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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