Mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 47 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 15 October 2019 at 08:05 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
15 Oct 13:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.88°N / 94.88°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
599 km (372 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||15 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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