Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 8 December 2019 at 23:08 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 32 km depth
8 Dec 23:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Dec 2019 23:08:56 UTC -
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.38°N / 94.78°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (58 mi) SSE of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) S of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
645 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||32 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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