Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Espíritu Santo, 22 km southeast of Santa Maria Chimalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 00:33 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
21 Nov 01:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2019 00:33:42 UTC -
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.76°N / 94.54°W (Espíritu Santo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (155 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NE of La Compuerta (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Matias Romero (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) E of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
569 km (353 mi) ESE 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||12 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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