Mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 77 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 17 December 2019 at 13:45 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 17 km depth
17 Dec 14:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.66°N / 94.71°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SSE of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
629 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||17 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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