Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Veracruz, Mexico, on Wednesday, 11 December 2019 at 00:44 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 132 km depth
11 Dec 01:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 132.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.38°N / 95.07°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (133 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Jesús Carranza (Veracruz) (pop: 4,020)
10 km (6 mi) E of Los Ángeles (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 1,140)
17 km (10 mi) N of Donaji (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,360)
27 km (17 mi) N of Palomares (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,760)
66 km (41 mi) SW of Acayucan (Veracruz) (pop: 47,000)
88 km (55 mi) SW of Minatitlán (Veracruz) (pop: 150,900)
179 km (111 mi) NE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
485 km (301 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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