Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Las Cruces, Oaxaca, 3 km southeast of Las Conchas, Mexico, on Wednesday, 9 October 2019 at 15:29 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
9 Oct 15:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Oct 2019 15:29:37 UTC
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.64°N / 94.7°W (Las Cruces, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Las Cruces (pop: 48) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ENE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
562 km (349 mi) ESE 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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