Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 6 October 2019 at 01:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 97 km depth
6 Oct 02:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Oct 2019 01:50:17 UTC
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.73°N / 95.13°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ESE of La Ciruela (pop: 122) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NW of La Ventosa (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NW of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NNE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) N of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
518 km (322 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||97 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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