Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 105 km south of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 2 December 2019 at 20:17 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 16 km depth
2 Dec 20:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Dec 2019 20:17:48 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.28°N / 94.87°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) SE of Concepcion Bamba (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SSE of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) ESE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
646 km (401 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||16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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