Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Veracruz, Mexico, on Sunday, 1 December 2019 at 18:55 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 142 km depth
1 Dec 19:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 142.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.39°N / 94.64°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SE of Vicente Guerrero (Veracruz) (pop: 1,200)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Niños Héroes (Uxpanapa, Veracruz) (pop: 1,060)
16 km (10 mi) NW of Poblado Cinco (Uxpanapa, Veracruz) (pop: 1,330)
24 km (15 mi) NW of Poblado 10 (Uxpanapa, Veracruz) (pop: 3,320)
68 km (43 mi) S of Minatitlán (Veracruz) (pop: 150,900)
69 km (43 mi) SE of Acayucan (Veracruz) (pop: 47,000)
177 km (110 mi) NW of Tuxtla (Chiapas) (pop: 481,100)
525 km (326 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (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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