Mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 79 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 16 December 2019 at 17:09 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 33 km depth
16 Dec 17:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°N / 94.71°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SSE of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SE of Rancho Freeworld (Rancho Pinzon) (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Pesqueria Rancho Salinas (San Pedro Tapanatepec) (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SE of Guelaguechi (Santo Domingo Tehuantepec) (pop: 515) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SE of Rincon Moreno (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Los Corazones (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
630 km (391 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||33 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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