Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Friday, 6 December 2019
6 Dec 15:13 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.53°N / 96.54°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of San Agustinillo (pop: 300)
15 km (9 mi) S of Arroyo Tres (pop: 300)
15 km (10 mi) S of El Mazunte (pop: 900)
161 km (100 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
172 km (107 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
513 km (319 mi) SE of Mexico City (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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 6 Dec 14:53 UTC||M 4.2 / 12 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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