Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 30 October 2019
30 Oct 06:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.84°N / 96.62°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NE of Macahuitera (pop: 700)
3 km (2 mi) W of San José Piedras Negras (pop: 1,100)
4 km (2 mi) S of El Camalote (pop: 1000)
137 km (85 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
157 km (98 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
480 km (298 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 30 Oct 05:45 UTC||M 4.2 / 31 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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