Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 143 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 21 October 2019 at 17:07 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
21 Oct 17:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Oct 2019 17:07:48 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.1°N / 94.47°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (71 mi) SSW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) --> See nearby quakes!
690 km (429 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||16 km||Off Coast Of Chiapas, Mexico||EMSC|
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