Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 122 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 18 December 2019 at 20:46 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 16 km depth
18 Dec 21:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.22°N / 94.64°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (68 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
668 km (415 mi) SE of Mexiko (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||16 km||Off Coast Of Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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