Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 16 November 2019 at 20:41 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 84 km depth
16 Nov 21:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Nov 2019 20:41:50 UTC -
Depth: 84.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.39°N / 94.64°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WNW of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) E of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) E of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
583 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: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||84 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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