Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Veracruz, Mexico, on Monday, 28 October 2019 at 02:35 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 142 km depth
28 Oct 02:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 142.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.94°N / 94.96°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WSW of Acayucan (Veracruz) (pop: 47,000)
6 km (4 mi) N of Sayula de Alemán (Centro, Veracruz) (pop: 11,100)
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Texistepec (Veracruz) (pop: 8,760)
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Oteapan (Veracruz) (pop: 12,400)
43 km (27 mi) W of Minatitlán (Veracruz) (pop: 150,900)
59 km (37 mi) WSW of Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz) (pop: 230,700)
186 km (116 mi) SE of Veracruz (pop: 568,300)
469 km (292 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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