Mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 31 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 20 October 2019 at 08:33 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 46 km depth
20 Oct 13:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.97°N / 95°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (244 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) S of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Mixtequilla (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) S of El Espinal (pop: 7,820) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of San Pedro Comitancillo (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SE of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of San Pedro Huamelula (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ESE of San Miguel Tenango (pop: 640) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) --> See nearby quakes!
582 km (362 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||46 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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