Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 12 November 2019 at 19:09 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 131 km depth
12 Nov 19:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.22°N / 95.04°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of Donaji (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,360)
9 km (6 mi) NNE of Palomares (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,760)
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Suchilapan del Río (Jesús Carranza, Veracruz) (pop: 2,490)
21 km (13 mi) NW of Cuauhtémoc (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 2,260)
29 km (18 mi) N of San Juan Guichicovi (Oaxaca) (pop: 4,280)
38 km (24 mi) N of Matías Romero (Oaxaca) (pop: 21,100)
180 km (112 mi) E of Oaxaca City (Oaxaca de Juarez, San Miguel Chimalapa) (pop: 255,000)
497 km (309 mi) ESE 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]
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