Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 04:35 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
21 Nov 04:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.16°N / 97.61°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNW of La Luz (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca) (pop: 2,440)
12 km (7 mi) NE of San José del Progreso (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca) (pop: 4,110)
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Tataltepec de Valdés (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,270)
19 km (12 mi) W of Santiago Jocotepec (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca) (pop: 1,770)
25 km (16 mi) NW of Río Grande (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca) (pop: 12,900)
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Jamiltepec (Oaxaca) (pop: 9,930)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Oaxaca City (Oaxaca de Juarez, San Miguel Chimalapa) (pop: 255,000)
397 km (247 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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